How Different Cultures Around the World Celebrate New Year’s

December 31, 2019

New Year’s comes to every corner of the globe, but people in different countries mark the occasion with an incredible range of unique customs.

As the clock strikes midnight, a traveler might find Scots swinging fireballs, Danes smashing plates, and bells ringing over 100 times in Japan.

If you want to check out a new NYE party this year, here are nine ways people all over the world celebrate the new year.