The National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony took place in Washington DC on Thursday evening, with the Obama family doing the honours. From the Norwegian spruce in London to the Lego tree in Melbourne, here’s a selection of the best.
People visit a 12-metre high Christmas tree constructed of 121 old windows that come from local old houses as it is illuminated in Rakvere, Estonia.
The tree in Melbourne, Australia, was constructed from over half a million Lego bricks.
Rockefeller Center, New York
Trafalgar Square, London
US Capitol, Washington
This feature originally appeared in The Guardian.