Why not spend New Year’s eve abroad? Enjoy the festive celebrations that are taking place around our globe on December 31.
Watch the ball drop in New York
In Times Square the over 100 years old annual tradition of the ball drop is well worth a visit. Visit Times Square and secure your spot among the hundreds of thousands of people that every year come to watch the Waterford Crystal ball fall on a pole.
Splendid fireworks in Dubai
The tallest building in the world is called Burj Khalifa and is located in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. In Dubai New Year’s Eve is celebrated in grand style. Over 80% of the inhabitants are forigners and the christian traditions are common and very much appreciated. How would you celebrate the coming new year if you where rich? With a massive firework of course! Fireworks are placed along all sides of the 828 meter tall building and when lit the whole building looks like a firecracker.
Magical New year in the Niagara Falls
Do like the canadians. Gather your friends and visit the Queen Victoria park. Enjoy an outdoor pick nick, a free concert and of course the lovely illuminated Niagara Falls. Fireworks light up the sky above the fall later during the evening. Rent a car in Canada and explore the beautiful surroundings.
Pop the bottle in Kitzbühel
In the little Austrian town of Kitzbühel you can combine good skiing with New Year’s partying. Take a romantic hourse-drawn sleigh ride through the medieaval alleys, attend an Austrian New Year’s ball or watch performances of the Rote Teufel ski School, drink hot Glühwein and hum along in folk songs by the mountain of Hahnenkamm.
Rent a car in Innsbruck and drive to Kitzbühel for all the fun.