A solitary Christmas tree with battery-powered lights greets motorists as they travel along the Glenn Highway near the Old Glenn overpass during a commute between the Anchorage and the Valley on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. Pioneer Peak, left, and Twin Peaks, right, located in the Chugach Mountains, are highlighted by alpenglow in the distance. (AP Photo/Anchorage Daily News, Bill Roth) LOCAL TV OUT (KTUU-TV, KTVA-TV) LOCAL PRINT OUT (THE ANCHORAGE PRESS, THE ALASKA DISPATCH)
Gallery: Christmas Eve around the world
Dec. 24, 2013 @ 05:03 PM
Celebrations large and small ring in the Christmas holiday around the world.