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Chinese City Covered In Ice

Ice has coated a Chinese resort town in the Gobi Desert. Winter snow has created a frozen forest. The Dunhuang city resort is located in Northwest China.

Dunhuang city resort

It is the base of a mountain and surrounded by sand dunes. Trees and plants are covered in rimes. Rimes are supercooled water droplets that freeze on contract with an object. It rarely snows in the region, making this a special event for many residents.