Larger-than-life men and a glowing cathedral.
Lyon, France is once again lit up at the start of their annual Festival of Lights — a glowing tradition that dates back to the 1850s. Below, a few pictures from Reuters of the city lit up.
View of the Kokeshi de Soie installation by artist Annelore Parot during the festival's rehearsal late in the night on Dec. 5. (Robert Pratta/Reuters)