New Year’s Eve is a special day, which happens only once a year, so you should make it memorable. If you are still wondering about it where you will spend on Dec. 31 when the clock strikes midnight, we have for you some suggestions of destinations for the flight to a unique celebration of the New Year 2016/2017!
Nowhere in the world, there is no other, more romantic light show and fireworks, than that which offers Paris! Eiffel Tower during New Year’s celebrations looks phenomenal, and New Year’s Eve spent on a boat cruise along the Seine, is a great idea for a champagne party.
Parisians are having fun in this single night alongside the Champs-Elysees, where is held a fantastic street party and everyone celebrate the New Year by exchanging hugs, kisses, sweet chocolates and watching fabulous fireworks.
New Year’s Eve in London is another unique opportunity for exhilarating fun in the glow of an outstanding show of fireworks in the background of Big Ben, who strikes midnight. Impressive lights delight around the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament or Shard.
Many events are taking place alongside River Thames, and the celebration lasts until dawn. On the 1 of January, London delights with the great and incredibly vivid parade of colorful floats, marching bands, dancers in fabulous costumes and royal horses. Flights to London book in advance.
Sydney is one of the first capitals of the world in which is welcomed the New Year, so it is a truly unique place where you can spend this special time of the year. Harbor Bridge in this crazy night is illuminated thanks to the fabulous fireworks and crowds of revelers fill the local pubs.
Takes place in here, as well, a beautiful air and water show, where it can be seen aerial acrobatics, Aboriginal tribal ceremonies or a flotilla of lighted boats in the harbor. These views are breathtaking.
Bangkok is another, attractive flight destination for New Year’s Eve because it is an exciting and vibrant city, perfect for an excellent night in an exotic atmosphere. Here you can see the spectacular fireworks and live concerts.
In this particular day of the year, many restaurants offer a feast on the roofs, where you can enjoy fantastic views. An unusual custom here is as well traditional offerings of food, candles and flowers for the nine Buddhist monks in holy temples, such as Wat Phra Kaew and Wat Pho.
This lovely city in Scotland celebrates the New Year much longer than others, so it is worth to catch a multi-city flight to Edinburgh. The celebration of the New Year, last here four days and include a parade of torches, numerous concerts, events on Princes Street, and other traditions. Right here, is held one of the biggest fireworks shows on the background of the legendary Edinburgh Castle.
January 1st is also a special day because Edinburgh hosts competitions of dog sleds from around Holyrood Park and colorful parades. The volunteers also jump into the icy waters of the River Forth.
Barcelona is a perfect place to spend the last day of the year. Numerous festivities at Plaza Catalunya, Las Ramblas, and Plaza Reial attract crowds, which resound with singing, sipping champagne and count down the minutes and seconds to midnight. New Year’s Eve night here is magical and spectacular fireworks delight. The great tradition of the New Year is eating twelve grapes, just before the last seconds of the old year.
The first week of the New Year is also an opportunity to see the fantastic parade of the Three Kings, which passes the Barcelona streets in the form of brightly colored vehicles, marching bands and processions with torches.
Lovers of winter climates should catch a flight to Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland because that is a place which hosts one of the most spectacular New Year’s Eve in the world. Residents start the celebration already late in the afternoon, when during a joint dinner and bonfire, they bid farewell to last year’s problems.
Evening in Reykjavik illuminates with an unusual show of fireworks, and joyous crowds dressed as elves and trolls have fun, drinking champagne, singing folk songs and playing outdoors. About 5 o’clock in the morning they enjoy the excellent hot dogs here or go to the hot springs.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro is the ideal place for those who dream of a fun New Year’s Eve in the lively bustle. Numerous events, full of music of drums, extravagant carnival costumes, traditional dance performances, and fairground attractions are making the fun of this fantastic day is unique.
The sandy beaches are filled with the colorful crowd, and the sounds of samba, a handful of flowers thrown into the ocean as a gift for Yemanja – goddess of the seas, are to bring prosperity in the New Year. The procession of boats and fireworks are the culmination of a great evening and a wonderful way to end the Old Year.
St. Petersburg, Russia
The fluffy white snow and fabulous fireworks is a beautiful combination perfect for the New Year. Anyone who appreciates extra time spent should certainly take a flight to St. Petersburg on New Year’s Eve. Russians celebrate Catholic holidays on December 25, and Orthodox feasts – January 7th, so New Year’s Eve falls in the heart of the great celebration.
Apart from captivating fireworks, you can admire the beautiful lanterns which are released into the sky on New Year’s Eve. New Year is celebrated in here again on January 13, according to the Julian calendar, which was used here before the revolution.
Cape Town, South Africa
Spectacular New Year’s Eve, you can also spend in Africa, where at the top of Table Mountain, you can admire the view of the fireworks. In Cape Town, New Year’s Eve begins with a crazy carnival, which attracts fans of live music, top DJs, and enthusiasts of good fun.
Local beaches are full of colorful crowds, parades and even 10,000 performers and dancers who have an excellent time until dawn, celebrating the beginning of the New Year.
New Year’s Eve is a special time, so taking a flight to any of these places is the guarantee of unforgettable fun that will remain in memory for long years!tags: Australia, Bangkok, BarcelonaX, Brazil, Cape Town, Edinburgh, england, France, Iceland, london, New Year, New Year destinations, Paris, Reykjavik, Rio de Janeiro, Russia, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, St. Petersburg, Sydney, Thailand