Updated: 28/01/2011 11:56 | By Antonia Windsor, contributor, MSN Travel
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Ice restaurant

Ice restaurant (© Snow Castle)
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Ice restaurant, Lapland
Made entirely of ice and rebuilt every year, the snow castle in Kemi, northern Finland, is a haunting, beautiful spot. Eerie glowing lanterns cast shadows on the glittering walls, and the -5C temperature heightens your tastebuds, enhancing morsels of warm food served in foil and searing shots of vodka. You won't need a fish slice to extricate frozen bums from carved ice stools - they are draped in reindeer skins.

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