After the hectic hustle and bustle in the lead up to Christmas and then the event itself, it can be nice to get away from it all and head on holiday for New Year. Find out the best New Year Hotspots right here.
You simply can’t talk about New Year holiday destinations without mentioning Edinburgh, which is one of the biggest and best celebrations around. Hogmanay is a Scottish thing really and where better place to celebrate it than in the Scottish capital! With ceilidhs (Scottish dancing), candlelight concerts, pipers and one of the biggest fireworks displays in Europe, it really is an atmospheric and historical place to ring in the bells.
Times Square, New York
New York is by far America’s biggest city with a population of over 8 million people (not including the Greater New York area) and is one of the most vibrant places to see in the New Year. The heart of the city is of course Times Square, which is where thousands of people gather every year to say goodbye to the old year and hello to the new.
New Year Gala, Budapest
Hungary may not be the first destination that you think of when it comes to celebrating New Year, but the New Year Gala at Pesti Vigado Budapest is an unforgettable experience. With fine dining, a ballroom dancing show, beautiful settings, and classical music and more, it is a charmingly elegant way to enjoy New Year.
New Year, Bahamas
If you truly want to escape it all, then why not head to a beach destination to celebrate in a relaxed way. The Bahamas offers the perfect location to escape winter and enjoy some tropical sun in beautiful settings. With a whole host of island destinations and beach resorts to choose from, you can definitely find the perfect beach holiday for you that will also incorporate New Year partying.