Christmas

 Sleighing it: the ultimate Calvert gift guide for a cosy and concrete-inspired Christmas

Sleighing it: the ultimate Calvert gift guide for a cosy and concrete-inspired Christmas

Discover the horizontal Moscow New Year tree that’s courting controversy

Discover the horizontal Moscow New Year tree that’s courting controversy

Dress your tree with Soviet stars and other vintage ornaments from the USSR

Dress your tree with Soviet stars and other vintage ornaments from the USSR

Five dishes to cook up for Orthodox Christmas

Five dishes to cook up for Orthodox Christmas

Gift guide: give a little New East to your friends and family this Christmas

Gift guide: give a little New East to your friends and family this Christmas

Holiday hits: ten New East seasonal tunes to bring you festive cheer

Holiday hits: ten New East seasonal tunes to bring you festive cheer

Lanterns light up the sky in Zagreb

Lanterns light up the sky in Zagreb

New East new year fun you may have missed

New East new year fun you may have missed

Nightmare before Christmas: prepare to be underwhelmed by Belgrade’s €83,000 Christmas tree

Nightmare before Christmas: prepare to be underwhelmed by Belgrade’s €83,000 Christmas tree

Ride straight into the holiday spirit in this festive minibus

Ride straight into the holiday spirit in this festive minibus

This Russian bank’s Christmas advert might not make you feel terribly festive

This Russian bank’s Christmas advert might not make you feel terribly festive

Yolka: the story of Russia’s ‘New Year tree’, from pagan origins to Soviet celebrations

Yolka: the story of Russia’s ‘New Year tree’, from pagan origins to Soviet celebrations

Zagreb voted Europe’s best Christmas market

Zagreb voted Europe’s best Christmas market