It's finally the end of the year and time to take some time off and relax while you get ready for Christmas and spending time with your family. 

You've probably put up your decorations by now along with your Christmas tree all shiny and green. 

It's a joy to see it standing there in the corner all lit up and decorated. 

But that's just the Christmas tree in your home, what about what they're doing in other countries around the world? 

Here's a round up of what all the trees look like from Washington DC to Paris:

Budapest, Hungary

Puerta del Sol, Madrid, Spain

 Donetsk City, Ukraine

Haywards Heath, England

Paris, France

Liverpool, England

Windsor Castle, England

Sao Paulo, Brazil

 Dortmund, Germany

London, England

Bydgoszcz, Poland

Rockefeller Center in New York, United States

White House Ellipse in Washington, D.C

Turin, Italy

Rakvere, Estonia

10 Downing Street, London

Venice, Italy

Gdansk, Poland

Capitol Hill in Washington, DC

Vatican City, Vatican

 Shanghai, China

Krakow, Poland

Milan, Italy

Lisbon, Portugal

Verona, Italy

Paris, France

Old Trafford in Manchester, England

All images: Getty

Silo square, Cape Town

Image: photographer Danie Nel, Studio H