The main tree of Ukraine on St. Sophia Square took fifth place in the ranking of the most beautiful Christmas trees in Europe, according to European Best Destinations. The Christmas tree in Kyiv was inferior in beauty only to the trees in Vilnius, Prague, Cologne and Strasbourg, leaving behind Paris, Rome, Vienna, Budapest and Brussels.
On the eve of the New Year, Kyiv car owners took part in the festive flash mob # ShoPoёlke2020, creating a huge Christmas tree from cars in the parking lot of the Blockbuster Mall. This is reported by BigKiev.
For the first time since the Chernobyl accident, a Christmas tree was installed in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone. The New Year's beauty was placed near one of the central houses of Pripyat, the Energy Palace of Culture. This is reported by ZIK. Former residents of the town who decorated the tree with Christmas toys and their pictures from childhood came to the opening of the Christmas tree.