People pose for a photo near a fountain decorated with lights ahead of the New Year in the Alexander Garden, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Russians prepare to celebrate New Year's Eve on 31 December and Christmas which is observed on 07 January, according to the Russian Orthodox Julian calendar 13 days after Christmas on 25 December on the Gregorian calendar.
|Categories:||Lifestyle & Leisure|
|Feature:||Russia New Year Preparations|
|Location:||Saint Petersburg, Russia|
|Keywords:||winter, snow, fairy lights, lights, free time, fun, holidays, festive season, 2020, illumination, decorations, festive, celebration, Happy New Year|