Where will you be during the New Year’s Eve this year? Still haven’t decided where to party and welcome 2016? Here are a few suggestions where you can watch the best fireworks wherever you are around the world. Happy New Year everyone & The HodgePodge Lifestyle wishes everyone good luck for the upcoming year of 2016!
PHILIPPINES: Sulong Manila Countdown 2016
Let’s start in the Philippines with Sulong Manila Countdown 2016! Spend a historical time in the capital of the country, Manila at the Rajah Soliman Park, and do a little bit of sightseeing of the one and only local Filipino transportation called the Jeepney, watch the beautiful sunset of Manila Bay, ride the Kalesas (horse carriages) around Roxas Boulevard and have a taste of Filipino street foods!
LONDON: Coca-Cola London Eye
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Are you already in London? Why not drop by the world famous London Eye this New Year’s Eve in United Kingdom? Certainly not a bad idea to say you’ve spent your New Year in this bustling city.
DUBAI: The Atlantis Royal Gala
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If you’re in United Arab Emirates, go to Dubai and have an exclusive New Year’s Eve Party at the majestic Atlantis as they celebrate lavishly welcoming 2016 with The Atlantis Royal Gala. If you haven’t done this festive night in all glamour and class, then it’s the perfect venue to go all out in your most expensive outfit!
CANADA: NYE Vancouver Festival
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It’s the first huge free, public New Year’s Eve party after more than a decade in Vancouver, Canada so it will be definitely memorable if you get to spend welcoming the new year here. It will be along Canada Place Way on the downtown Vancouver waterfront where there will be lots of food trucks, sponsored activities and of course, the amazing fireworks display!
AUSTRALIA: Sydney Harbour Bridge Fireworks
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“The flaming crescendo of Australia’s largest public event will begin with the push of a computer key on Thursday evening, when 100,000 pyrotechnic effects – including butterflies, a multi-colored waterfall, an octopus and a bouquet of flowers – will blast over Sydney Harbour to ring in 2016,” according to Daisy Dumas of The Sydney Morning Herald. Enough said!
NEW YORK CITY: NYC Drop Ball at the Times Square
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Can you believe it’s been “110 years since the first ball drop took place in New York City”? According to the Latin Times, it’s going to be another gigantic celebration New Yorkers and travelers alike should go to for the New Year’s Eve celebration this year! Go to the “Big Apple” pronto!
SINGAPORE: Marina Bay Singapore Countdown
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Get excited for the 20,000 wishing spheres to bring hopes and dreams for the upcoming year in Singapore’s Marina Bay Singapore Countdown which will be held at the Fullerton Hotel. it will be accompanied by am orchestral music score. Singapore here we come!
Happy New Year 2016!!!