Entering a new year has always been a reason for celebration. All over the world, people try to mark the event in the most beautiful and original ways. Parties, Fireworks, concerts–all of these elements make New Year’s Eve spectacular. But there are some places in the world that become truly magical for this special event. Here are 10 most popular New Year’s Eve destinations.
10 – Las Vegas
New Year’s Eve is celebrated with style in Las vegas. The city hosts a massive outdoor Party, with more than 9 hours of live Music and famous artists. Night clubs strive to impress their guests with wild parties that no one could ever forget. The fireworks are absolutely spectacular with more than 300.000 people gathering each year to watch the show.
09 – Bangkok
For those who love diversity, Bangkok is the ideal destination for New Year’s Eve. People from all over the world travel to celebrate the last night of the year in the happy city. The biggest event is hosted by the Central World complex, but there are plenty of other options to choose from such as dinner cruises, outdoor parties, amazing food and great views.
08 – Los Angeles
The Hollywood themed parties in Los Angeles make NYE memorable for locals and for tourists alike. Originality is the best word to describe this wonderful city. Cleopatra’s parade, three stages with live music, food trucks, digital video shows plus one of the greatest fireworks show you’ll ever see are only a few of the reasons to celebrate NYE in L.A.
07 – Paris
The City of Lights offers an elegant celebration, with fireworks surrounding the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe. The romantic Parisian air makes the city perfect for a celebration in two. A gourmet dinner, with lovely music and wine would make the last night of the year memorable.
06 – Vienna
Vienna / By Manfred Werner – User:Tsui (Own work) [GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
05 – Prague
Prague / By Pazuzu (Own work) [GFDL or CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons
04 – London
London / By Diliff (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 or GFDL], via Wikimedia Commons
03 – New York
New York never disappoints when it comes to winter time celebrations. Times Square is THE place for party lovers where the city’s bars and clubs open their doors until morning comes. The fireworks are also memorable and the decorated city looks like a fairytale.
02 – Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro / By Leandro Neumann Ciuffo [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
01 – Sydney
Sydney / By Rob Chandler (NYE 2006 Sydney) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons