The New Year is a family holiday, yet it doesn’t mean you should stay home and celebrate it with your folks only. There are many other fantastic places to wave goodbye to the year of 2015 and welcome the new year 2016. Celebrating the new year abroad has a few benefits, including getting new experiences and impressions, and turning over a new leaf in a new place. It’s a great opportunity to step out of the comfort zone and face new adventures. Regardless of how happy or sad this year was for you, pick one of the places to celebrate the New Year 2016 and see what you can do to become happier in the coming year.
It’s hard to describe the feelings and impressions you get when celebrating the New Year in Niagara Falls. It’s something like a dream. The Niagara Falls come alive with breathtaking fireworks and fabulous festivities every December 31. Be ready to party all night long, drinking the tastiest cocktails and having more than 30,000 people around you.
7. The Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, GermanyIf you’re planning to make your new year celebration different this year, take a trip to the dynamic Germany’s capital. You’ll experience another level of festivity and enjoyment. You will have an unforgettable start of the year 2016 between Brandenburg Gate and the Victory Column. Live concerts, open-air disco, popular DJ’s, various light shows and tasty food will amuse you till morning.
8. Prague, Czech RepublicPrague is one of the best places to ring in the New Year. Czechs love setting off fireworks, so no matter where you are going to celebrate the New Year in Prague, you will experience the most breathtaking firework show ever. The New Year’s Eve Gala Ball at the Prague State Opera is a must-see on December 31. At midnight, a grand ball will begin and will go on till the morning. You can also watch incredible fireworks over the Prague Castle and the Vltava River.
9. Kitzbühel, AustriaKitzbühel isn’t as popular as New York, but it has something unique to offer too. It’s a small medieval town with a history going back to the 9th century. Many celebrities like Kirk Douglas and Coco Chanel appreciated the hospitality and splendor of the town. Kitzbühel is ideal for a romantic New Year’s celebration. Special songs and incredible fireworks will make your celebration really glorious. Skip champagne – warm yourself with hot fine wine. But be careful, don’t drink too much or you will miss all the beauty of the night.
10. Copacabana Beach, Rio de JaneiroWhat does usually come to your mind when you think about Rio de Janeiro? Beaches? Parties? Cocktails? Girls in bikini? The Copacabana Beach has all of them! It’s a place where all your dreams seem to come true. Reveillon is the main attraction that draws tons of tourists from different parts of the world each year. People wear white clothes and enjoy the celebration till morning.
In short, it doesn’t matter where you celebrate the New Year. Your mood is more important than location. You deserve to be happy in 2016 so make sure you are super positive on New Year’s Eve. New Year is a significant day for people all over the world. They say, the way you spend your New Year’s Eve is an indication of how you will spend the coming year. Spend it with the people you love and in the place you love. Where do you want to ring in the New Year?