If you think the only thing ice is good for is cooling down a drink on a hot day, think again. This wintery wonder has been used around the world for much more than drinks. From sculptures and villages to hotel rooms and bar lounges, ice can be quite the cool building material. Take a look at some of the uses for frozen water with this photo tour of icy attractions.


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Marissa WillmanMarissa Willman earned a bachelor's degree in journalism before downsizing her life into two suitcases for a teaching gig in South Korea. Seoul was her home base for two years of wanderlusting throughout six countries in Asia. In 2011, Marissa swapped teaching for travel writing and now calls Southern California home.

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