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