Best Christmas Trees In the World
Some of the most remarkable Christmas trees around the globe
You can see during the Holiday Season all around the globe Christmas trees in all shapes, colors and sizes and more and more cities all over the world try to make a good impression with a remarkable Christmas tree.
In this article you will find a selection of the best Christmas trees in the world:
Wilmington, North Carolina (USA)
Wilmington, North Carolina (USA) has a tree which is more than four hundred years old and they started to decorate this tree in 1928. Back then the tree was lit with 500 lights, nowadays you can see more than 5000 lights in the tree.
IJsselstein (The Netherlands)
In the Dutch village of IJsselstein they decorate every year the Gerbrandy TV-tower with a lot of lights. The organisation responsible for this 'Christmas tree' claims it is the largest tree in the world. The IJsselstein-tree was mentioned various times in the Guiness Book of World Records. The tree can be seen from various locations in the Utrecht-region.
London (United Kingdom)
In the British capital London you can find a remarkable Lego tree at St. Pancras International Station. This tree has over 600,000 Lego bricks and more than 1,000 Lego-balls.
Hong Kong (China)
In Hong Kong you can find one of the most expensive Christmas trees in the world. This remarkable tree is decorated with more than twenty million Swarovski rhinestones and long panels of gold and silver.
The Christmas tree on the Inginio-slope in the Italian town of Gubbio consists of small trees that form via 3,000 lights a large illuminated Christmas tree.
The artifical tree in the Edward VII Park in Lisbon, Portugal, was featured a couple of times in the Guiness Book of World Records as the largest Christmas tree in Europe. The height however, varies every year.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Rio de Janeiro is home to the world's largest floating Christmas tree. This Christmas tree has more than 3.1 million lights.
Coeur d’Alene, Idoha (United States)
The residents of of Coeur d'Alene in Idoha are claiming to have the tallest living tree in the world. This Christmas tree has over 30,000 lights and a massive star as a peak.
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