Love it or hate it, New Years Eve is the time of year to review the past and look forward to the future. For some, it’s a celebration brimming with excitement and expectation. For others, it’s a yearly anti-climax, strained with the added pressure of making it the “best celebration ever”. Whatever your attitude to December 31, think about investing the countdown in some of these hotspots all over the world. Some cultures put a special twist on saying “out with the old and in with the new”, while others actually know ways to sound in the year with a bang. If you’re searching for an unforgettable experience complete with bragging-rights, here’s a worldwide overview of some of the very best locations to invest New Years Eve. Learn where they wear yellow underclothing, throw plates or countdown twice on the exact same day.1.
Want to be the very first on the planet to welcome the new year? By virtue of its position on the International Date Line, this ecologically precarious island country in the main Pacific(the only nation to be positioned in all 4 hemispheres )is first to start the annual countdown – io be specific, Millennium Island– formerly Caroline Island– in the Line Island chain of atolls technically reaches that turning point first. All bars and guesthouses in Kiribati have something unique going on for New Years Eve, plus there are traditional celebrations at local maneaba meeting houses.