As promised, Moscow’s New Year & Christmas trees (Yolki), presented to you by Ded Moroz and Snegurochka:
Ded Moroz and Snegurochka coming to you from the Red Square.
Most of these are from the Moscow Center, and a handful are from the area where I work. There will be more to come in January 2014!
The Bolshoi Theater and the Theater Square.
RT campus. A yolka with lights, and a tree made of neon lights!
Manezhnaya Square and formerly an Imperial riding academy
Marshall Zhukov, Moscow Hotel, and a big yolka at Okhotsny Ryad
A little whimsical yolka at the GUM
Little yolki guard the Kremlin walls
Russian crafts market at the Revolutionary Square, stretching all the way to the Kremlin
By my house.
Gum and Red Square’s main tree
Near the Red Square
Semyonovskaya Square & Metro
Along the Tverskaya Street
Yolka across from the Moscow City Hall
Natural-born yolka at Semyonovskaya
The Moscow City Hall
At the Metropol hotel
In front of the Governors’ Assembley
Semyonovskaya park tree
A little indoor yolka at the GUM
Ded Moroz and Snegurochka welcome you to the Tverskaya Square
European Christmas Market at the Okhotsny Ryad near the Kremlin and the Red Square
Red Square yolka in front of the Russian History Museum