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The Nub of the Matter

INDIA | Sun, 3 Jan 2016 | By davidford | Views [295]

It's been a few days since I logged a fresh blog. Not since New Year's Eve which might supply an explanation. I don't want to go into it too much but this was my first 'party' New Year's Eve for a while. I spent it with my new firends from the New ... Read more >

Tags: live music, monastery, new year, party

Lost treasure of Siberia

RUSSIAN FEDERATION | Tue, 26 May 2015 | By nazarshowing | Views [175]

Me and my husband have a tradition - every New Year we visit places which are different from our homecity. This is our 4th year we met in a different place, and I can say that this year is our "Omsk year". Omsk is a city in Siberia named after the Om' ... Read more >

Tags: literature, new year, rf

Year of the Dragon

CHINA | Wed, 18 Jan 2012 | By samvanneilson | Views [630] | Comments [2]

So my first blog of the new year! Let me tell you about my businesses from the end of last year all the way up to this very minute! Christmas time is our first stop! On Christmas Eve I went for a few drinks with a new teacher in my school. We went to ... Read more >

Tags: christmas, dragon, drinking, holidays, lost, new year, school, teachers, teaching

Photos: New Year Festivities in Lima

PERU | Wed, 4 Jan 2012 | By sally-annephillips | Photo Gallery

New Year Festivities in Lima
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Tags: beach, customs, festivities, new year, peru, south america, travel

New Year's Eve at Fiji

AUSTRALIA | Tue, 8 Nov 2011 | By gaganbatra87 | Views [6778]

Fiji is an island country with a lot of energy and enthusiasm in the South Pacific Ocean region. New Year’s Day is celebrated in Fiji immediately after Christmas as in many other countries. However, in Fiji, the celebration for New Year’s ... Read more >

Tags: accommodation, christmas, fiji, fiji dance, meke, new year, seasea

Sopping Wet for Songkran!

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 24 Apr 2010 | By lisamorrison | Views [890]

Songkran is Thailand’s most celebrated festival – the passing of the traditional Thai New Year. Even though Thais now celebrate New Year on December 31 st , the astrological calendar is still recognized and is a public holiday. Beginning on the 11 th ... Read more >

Tags: buddhist, culture, new year, water

What are you going to do with your life's great fortune?

EGYPT | Fri, 1 Jan 2010 | By simon_monk | Views [3083]

  January 1st 2010 finds us staying with a Nubian called Mustafa who definitely has the house with the best view in the whole of Aswan. Perched on the roof as the sun sets over the Nile and the desert beyond, you can pretend that you are miles ... Read more >

Tags: aswan, flat, india, new year, nubian

Sawadee pi mai!! Songkran in Chiang Mai

THAILAND | Thu, 16 Apr 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [3421] | Video

By the time we got back from the trek we were too tired. even for a massage, so we sold out and grabbed a pizza and watched a movie in bed. This was followed by a catch-up day – lots of internet and blogging for me while Claire did a few chores ... Read more >

Tags: culture, festival, massage, new year, temple

Vung Tau Kapow!

VIETNAM | Thu, 1 Jan 2009 | By willpeach | Views [1767]

New Years Eve; no countdown no fireworks. Kind of how I like it. Vung Tau’s two stretches of dirty beach remained serene in the new hours of 2009. No-one was around, not even the big hairy rats stirred. It was low key. Vung Tau is a popular beach ... Read more >

Tags: beach, new year, vung tay

New Year´s Eve

ARGENTINA | Sat, 5 Jan 2008 | By katrinamckeever | Views [881]

Part of the plan for staying in Buenos Aires until January was to see in the New Year is style in a city that allegedly never sleeps. Only problem is, this is probably the only major city in the whole world where is it traditional to toast the midnight ... Read more >

Tags: argnetina, buenos aires, disco, latin america, new year, new years eve, night club, party time, puerto madero, south amrica

 

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