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!
By my house.
Red Square yolka in front of the Russian History Museum
Russian crafts market at the Revolutionary Square, stretching all the way to the Kremlin
Near the Red Square
Semyonovskaya park tree
Along the Tverskaya Street
Ded Moroz and Snegurochka welcome you to the Tverskaya Square
Natural-born yolka at Semyonovskaya
Manezhnaya Square and formerly an Imperial riding academy
A little whimsical yolka at the GUM
Yolka across from the Moscow City Hall
Semyonovskaya Square & Metro
Gum and Red Square’s main tree
European Christmas Market at the Okhotsny Ryad near the Kremlin and the Red Square
In front of the Governors’ Assembley
A little indoor yolka at the GUM
At the Metropol hotel
Marshall Zhukov, Moscow Hotel, and a big yolka at Okhotsny Ryad
Little yolki guard the Kremlin walls
The Moscow City Hall