Incredible New Year’s Celebrations Around The World

United States

A view of Times Square during the countdown to midnight at the Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 on December 31, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for dick clark productions)

Germany

Fireworks explode over the Brandenburg Gate during New Year’s festivities on January 1, 2018 in Berlin, Germany. Tens of thousands of revelers gathered in the city center to celebrate New Year’s Eve. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Australia

Fireworks explode from the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House during the midnight fireworks display on New Year’s Eve on New Year’s Eve on January 1, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Scott BarbourCity of Sydney/Getty Images)

Indonesia

Fireworks explode around National Monument during New Year celebration in Jakarta, Indonesia, January 1, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Wahyu Putro/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.


People fly lanterns at Borobudur temple during New Year celebrations in Magelang, Indonesia, January 1, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Anis Efizudin/ via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS – THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. MANDATORY CREDIT. INDONESIA OUT.
BALI, INDONESIA – JANUARY 01: Festive fireworks welcome the 2018 New Year celebrations at Kuta beach on January 01, 2018 in Bali, Indonesia.
PHOTOGRAPH BY Sutanta Aditya / Barcroft Images

Taiwan

TAIPEI, TAIWAN – JANUARY 1: Fireworks light up the Taiwan skyline and Taipei 101 during New Years Eve celebrations just after midnight on January 1, 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan. (Photo by Billy H.C. Kwok/Getty Images)

 

United Kingdom

Fireworks light up the sky over the London Eye in central London during the New Year celebrations. (Photo by John Stillwell/PA Images via Getty Images)

 
Fireworks explode behind the Elizabeth Tower, commonly known as Big Ben, during New Year’s Eve celebrations in London, Britain, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

 

South Korea

Fireworks explode over Lotte Group’s 123-storey skyscraper Lotte World Tower as it is illuminated during New Year celebration in Seoul, South Korea, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

 

France

New Year revellers gather on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris on December 31, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GUILLAUME SOUVANT

 
Images are projected on the Arc de Triomphe monument during a laser and 3D video mapping show as part of the New Year celebration in Paris on December 31, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GUILLAUME SOUVANT

 

Lebanon

Fireworks explode over downtown Beirut, Lebanon, during New Year’s celebrations, on January 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ANWAR AMRO

 

Greece

Fireworks explode by the Ancient Acropolis in Athens during the New Year celebrations on December 31, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI

 

Tanzania

A group of Maasai tribe perform a traditional dance during the New Year’s Eve celebrations on Nungwi Beach in Zanzibar, Tanzania, on December 31, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / GULSHAN KHAN 

 

 North Korea

Fireworks are seen during New Year celebrations in this photo released by North Korea’s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on January 1, 2018. KCNA / via REUTERS

 

 Kenya

Fireworks explode over the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) square during the New Year’s Eve celebrations in Nairobi, Kenya January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

China

HONG KONG, CHINA – DECEMBER 31: Fireworks explore over Victoria Harbour on New Year’s Eve on December 31, 2018 in Hong Kong, China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)


People celebrate the new year during a countdown event at Yongdingmen Gate in Beijing, China, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Brazil

People watch fireworks during New Year’s celebrations at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on January 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MAURO PIMENTEL (Photo credit should read MAURO PIMENTEL/AFP/Getty Images)


People take photos of fireworks during New Year’s celebrations at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on January 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / MAURO PIMENTEL (Photo credit should read MAURO PIMENTEL/AFP/Getty Images)

Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – DECEMBER 31 : Fireworks light up the sky over Petronas Towers during New Year’s Eve celebrations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on December 31, 2017. (Photo by Alexandra Radu/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Austria

Fireworks explode around Familienkirche church during New Year celebrations in Vienna, Austria, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

Japan

People release balloons as they take part in a New Year countdown event in celebrations to ring in 2018 in Tokyo, Japan January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

 

Iceland

Fireworks are seen in Reykjavik on New Year’s Day in Iceland January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Geirix

Fireworks are seen in Reykjavik on New Year’s Day in Iceland January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Geirix

India

People dance during the New Year’s celebrations on a beach in Mumbai, India, January 1, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

A schoolgirl reacts as she gets her face painted during celebrations to welcome the New Year at her school in Ahmedabad, India, December 30, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Estonia

KURESSAARE, ESTONIA, KURESSAARE, ESTONIA – 2017/12/31: Fireworks seen near the Kuressaare Castle during the New Years Eve. Kuressare is a town and a municipality on Saaremaa island and it’s the capital of Saare County and the westernmost town in Estonia. (Photo by Hendrik Osula/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Pakistan

A Pakistani man dances on a street next to fireworks as he celebrates the new year during in the port city of Karachi early on January 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ASIF HASSAN (Photo credit should read ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Pakistani people prepare to release lanterns as they gather to celebrate the new year in Lahore early on January 1, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / ARIF ALI (Photo credit should read ARIF ALI/AFP/Getty Images)