Christmas is celebrated all over the world and eagerly awaited for many weeks before its arrival, and the single most representative feature of any Christmas celebration is the Christmas trees which are usually an evergreen coniferous tree. Oh yeah…and the many different Christmas Ornaments that each chooses to display on their personal tree.
The tree is decorated with ornaments and lights and comes with a star on the top to symbolize the Star of Bethlehem from the Nativity Story or the host of angels. It adds to the brightness and cheer of the festivities and usually gifts are placed within the tree so that kids can pick them up in the morning.
World over, decorations significantly differ according to cultures, economic conditions and even aesthetic tastes. These days, many trees are artificial in nature and the artificial Christmas trees are no less beautiful for they represent the hard work of mankind. There is no greater joy than taking a look at some of the world’s coolest and most amazing Christmas trees.
Christmas Trees Across the World
As we all know, Christmas is celebrated all over the world with the same zest and excitement. Take a look at the different Christmas Trees and the way they are decorated across International cities.
A beautiful Christmas Tree in the German City of Frankfurt
A painfully pretty Tree glows against the backdrop of Karwendel Mountains in Germany, next to a chapel.
Christmas Tree in London, one of the world’s most important cities.
Christmas Tree in Moscow, the Russian capital.
Christmas Tree in ancient Prague, the Czech Capital.
Christmas Trees in Riga, the capital of Latvia.
Large Christmas Trees
You could take a look at these large Christmas trees which are decked with ornaments and decorative stuff.
A large Christmas tree found in a mall.
A large Christmas tree found somewhere in Nevada, USA.
A Huge Christmas tree placed in the Swedish Capital, Stockholm.
Weird Christmas Tree
If you are bored of regular and brightly lit Christmas trees, you could take a look at these weird but cool Christmas trees.
Too many bottles of beer lying in the room? Make a Christmas tree out of them!
This is an expensive and weird tree, decked with all the things luxurious.
This tree occupies almost the entire house and even grows out of it!
Whoever knew that tree could be placed upside down!
This tree is not built with wood and leaves, but bottles of mountain Dew! Loads of them!
Scary Christmas Trees
How would you like to get scared on the Christmas Day? Sounds weird and crazy, doesn’t it? Some people actually don’t. These two scary Christmas Trees are testimony to that fact.
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Eco-friendly Christmas Trees
Christmas Trees might be beautiful, but if you are going to cut a natural tree or use up a lot of plastic in your tree, you are not exactly being environmentally friendly. Hence you could take a look at these cool eco-friendly trees.
A Christmas tree made of cardboard
A literally green Christmas tree
A neon lit Christmas tree which consumes less power.
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Metallic Christmas tree
Whoever thought trees had to be either made of wood or plastic! Here are cool metallic Christmas Trees which go beyond the idea of art. One even looks like traffic lights!
Avant-garde Christmas Tree
You could take a look at all these avant-garde Christmas Trees which demand nominations and prizes at great art exhibitions and competitions.
This tree is made of so many tiny things and so artistically created that it results in dreaminess!
Here is a Christmas Tree made of metallic bicycles!
This tree is not rooted in soil, but floats on water.
A tree made of green men, who remind you that cutting trees is never an option.
Haute-couture Christmas Trees
Christmas Trees and fashion do not have much in common.
Or so they say. However, when you take a look at these ultra cool Christmas trees from Paris, and San Francisco you would have to think otherwise.
Artificial Christmas Tree
If you thought all trees are made of wood, and that only they can be beautiful, take a look at these trees here. One of actually made of Murano glass and the other built with sheer hard work!
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Geeky Christmas Tree
No Christmas tree can be completely cool until something is geeky about it. If you are a fan of Pacman or if you are interested in the dynamics of OLED technology, you would certainly love these Christmas trees.
This only proves that Christmas trees are incredibly versatile and no matter how you decorate them, they still manage to look cool. The diversity of Christmas trees can be thought of as the diversity of the human mind, which is really beautiful. This Christmas, think of some cool ideas to decorate your Christmas tree with. I am sure you and your friends would not be disappointed with the end result.
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