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FC: New Years all around the world
1: 11pm- Samoa 12am- New Zealand 2am- Sydney, Australia. 4am- South Korea. Tokyo 5am- Indonesia 7.30am- India 9.30am- Iran 10am-South Africa 11am- Greece 11.30am- Amsterdam 12pm- Paris 12.30pm- South Africa 12.30pm- Spain 1pm- London 3pm- Brazil 4.30pm- Canada 6pm- New York 9pm- Las Vegas 11pm- Hawaii | New Zealand Time
2: Be the first to see in the New Year in Samoa
3: New Zealand | Many festival's take place in NZ over the new year period with international acts.
4: Auckland, New Zealand
5: Sydney, Australia Fireworks go of at the stroke of midnight
6: In South Korea, they burn a daljips (a wooden hut) to welcome in the new year. | In Tokyo at 12 o'clock they release ballons filled with their wishes for the coming year
7: In Indonesia, Balinese dancers perform as they take part in a cultural parade on new years eve.
8: Kodai, India. watch the first sunrise of the new year in one of the hill stations in India.
9: A lady in Iran starts to pray at midnight
10: In South Africa in Hillbrown on New Years eve they celebrate with a big parade were they wear colorful, elaborate costumes and have floats to celebrate diversity.
11: Paris | Greece Amsterdam
12: In Spain, its tradition that at the strike of 12, they eat 12 grapes, 1 for luck for each month.
13: London, Uk. people flock to Westminster Bridge in sight of Parliament and The London Eye Thousands of people line the banks of the River Thames in central London to watch the fire works display.
14: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Locals come down to Copacabana beach, dressed in white for good luck for the coming year. Many toss flowers into the ocean as a tribute to Yemanja the goddess of the seas.Then at 12 the fireworks start and partygoers attend nearby clubs to continue on the festivities
15: Copacabana Beach is always a popular place for people to go for New Years, they have big international acts that come and perform and plenty of beach and street parties.
16: Toronto, Canada
17: Times Square, New York
18: L A S V E G A S
19: Relax in the tranquil, peacefulness of Hawaii