The Absolute Best NYE Fireworks Shows in the World
New Year’s Eve is a time to celebrate the year that’s ending while embracing hope for the future. Mankind has been marking this annual turning point for at least 4,000 years.[slideshow:103498]
While different cultures around the world have their own unique New Year’s Eve traditions, fireworks have become a ubiquitous way to start the new year off with a bang. As pyrotechnic technology has evolved, fireworks shows have become more elaborate, and many cities strive to outdo themselves each year.
These 17 cities around the world put on jaw-dropping light shows to ring in the new year that are worth traveling to see.