Call the New Year a family holiday? We don’t argue, but try to meet him away from home. We are sure: you will remember your adventure and you will like it. Here are a dozen cities that are perfect for cool and fun vacations, which you will then remember throughout your life.
Freedom Island on New Year's Eve is not difficult to confuse with Brazil - and this is precisely the reason why you should celebrate your New Year here. Carnival processions, colorful fireworks and, of course, dancing. Lots of dancing. Rum flows like water, national dishes are striking in variety, and the general fun does not stop for several days. After the celebrations in Havana, head to Varadero - one of the picturesque resorts.
Here, almost all hotels operate on an all inclusive system, offering guests snow-white beaches with palm trees instead of Christmas trees.
Choosing where to go in the cold season, many prefer the United Arab Emirates. Holidays in Dubai during the winter holidays will suit lovers of luxury hotels, noisy street walks, light shows, fireworks and singing fountains.
At this time, the hotels organize their own holiday, and the chic of New Year's festivities can be enjoyed without leaving the hotel.
If you are tired of snowy Christmas, discover the tropical - on one of the Caribbean islands in Puerto Rico. Just come and find out all the variety of flora and fauna, food and parties.
Especially for parties: almost everything is perfectly dancing here - from flamenco to salsa and reggaeton. On New Year's Eve, you should visit Kondado, the busiest part of the city with luxurious restaurants and casinos, or go to a nightclub next to Kondado Beach - the capital’s best beach.
A harmonious combination of majestic architecture in the Gothic and Baroque style, cozy streets at home - even talking about Prague is somehow embarrassing, everyone probably heard about which She is beautiful.
Including on New Year's holidays: the Czech city is as if created for Christmas decorations. Add to this a lot of Christmas markets (for example, on Old Town Square) with performances by stray artists, mulled wine, gingerbread cookies and old-Prague pork (it is cooked right before your eyes) - and you will get a holiday that you will never forget.
You are hardly surprised that Paris is on our list.
The idea to celebrate the New Year in one of the most beautiful cities in the world may be banal, but still beautiful.
This cozy city is beautiful at any time of the year, but especially on New Year's Eve: houses of the 16th-17th centuries that form whole streets, dozens of canals and narrow bridges, embankments with luminous trees, cafes and shops decorated with Christmas decorations - all this is unique Amsterdam.
Are you not afraid of frost and dream to see the northern lights? Want to meet their Santa Claus? So do it! The official residence of Santa Claus (the Finns call it Joulupukki) is located just eight kilometers from Rovaniemi. The village itself is small and located inside the Arctic Circle. This is a real amusement park, so fun walks, deer riding, fireworks and communication with Santa are provided for you.
It is in Reykjavik that there is an ancient tradition to light huge bonfires on the evening of December 31 (the city administration arranges up to ten bonfires in different parts of the city). Families come to see this spectacle. At midnight, the launch of a grandiose firework starts, from which it becomes light, like in the afternoon. By the way, it is not customary for the Icelanders to set up a lush table on New Year's Eve.
Usually everyone is content with alcohol and a light snack.
The meeting of the main winter holiday at the Rosa Khutor resort is an excellent and not the most expensive option for fans of snow-covered tracks. The total length of the ski slopes here reaches 77 km! You can choose a track of any complexity - green, blue, red or black - or learn the technique of skiing by taking a lesson from an instructor in alpine skiing or snowboarding.
For lovers of thrills, it will not be superfluous to visit a skypark with the world's longest suspension footbridge equipped with a bungee jumping system (you can get to the park with a shuttle). And for those who are used to relaxing in comfort, we recommend visiting a water park, a cinema and a shopping center in the resort complex of Gorki Gorod. And rest assured, you won’t be bored on New Year's Eve: concerts, fireworks, a disco will keep you in good shape until the morning.
"Kevin is gone. Kevin is gone! Who knows where Kevin is ?! ”- in New Year’s New York, it’s hard to resist the temptation to walk around the famous Christmas comedy“ Home Alone - 2 ”, ride a huge ice rink near the Rockefeller Center, and well. Listen to the famous song performed by Sinatra "New York, New York", then turn on "Empire State of Mind" Jay-Z and Alisha Keys. "If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere, It's up to you, New York. New York.
"In general, New York is one.