Before I came to the USA I thought I had seen Xmas lights, but there are certain neighbourhoods in the US where it is actually law to decorate every Xmas.

This is one such neighbourhood in Pasadena, California, there are streets and streets, each with a different theme, the City puts up the theme (eg. Santa, Reindeer etc.) and the householders decorate sometimes elaborately every year.

I took a trip round a few streets and have put some photos here to share with you. ... (more)