Christmas

5 Soviet cartoons to bring joy to this holiday season

5 Soviet cartoons to bring joy to this holiday season

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

It’s a wrap: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate 2020 gift guide

It’s a wrap: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate 2020 gift guide

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

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

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

 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

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

Five dishes to cook up for Orthodox Christmas

Five dishes to cook up for Orthodox Christmas

New East new year fun you may have missed

New East new year fun you may have missed

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

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

Ride straight into the holiday spirit in this festive minibus

Ride straight into the holiday spirit in this festive minibus

Lanterns light up the sky in Zagreb

Lanterns light up the sky in Zagreb

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

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

Zagreb voted Europe’s best Christmas market

Zagreb voted Europe’s best Christmas market