There is no denying that New Years Eve in New York City is iconic. From the hyped up crowds enjoying some of the best music, watching fireworks over Liberty Island to seeing the ball drop, it’s definitely top of the list of places to enjoy for New Years.
The great thing about Las Vegas is the endless options as the strip is about four miles long of entertainment. It’s walk-able, or can be tackled by taxi or public transportation. You can spend time at the blackjack tables, enjoy various pool parties, chow down on a good dinner all before you chill out or party at an ultra lounge or a night club to ring in the New Year.
The New Year is rung in by the chiming of Big Ben at midnight. With a visually stimulating light show and fireworks display crowds of people gather around various bridges to behold this sight. There are also tons of parties going on before and after the shows.
The Eiffel Tower becomes the site of a spectacular light show and fireworks display on New Years. You can ring in the new year at various street parties or enjoy some bubbly and good food on a dinner cruise.
Sydney is the first major city where the clock strikes midnight and they also put on the largest fireworks display in the world, one at 9 and another at 12 which makes for a striking experience. They also have waterfront shows which also include air and water show aerial acrobatics.