The first takes place in
The tension built as it neared midnight in
Despite all of the fighting through the crowds it was worth it to witness thousands of Russians uniting together to bring in the New Year by waving Russia flags and shouting ‘С Новым Годом’ or ‘Россия’ and to watch the firework display over the Moscow River.
We beat a hasty retreat home once people started to let off fireworks in Red Square next to us and in the main streets around
My New Year’s experiences and surprises had not finished there