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Amsterdam- Part 1

NETHERLANDS | Mon, 20 Feb 2017 | By swathi | Views [855] | Comments [1]

Amsterdam (New Year's Eve) My heart was racing with excitement! Amsterdam is one of the most  popular  holiday  destinations for students in the UK. I 'd heard all the stories and   f or the past two years I' d  ... Read more >

Tags: amsterdam, fireworks, new years eve

The Emergency City: The Hague

NETHERLANDS | Mon, 13 Feb 2017 | By swathi | Views [1034] | Comments [1]

The Hague (30 th Dec 2016 – 2 nd Jan 2017) Okay, so in my previous article I wasn't really bei ng accurate when I said our next stop was Amsterdam . True, our afternoon F lixbus (the European version ... Read more >

Tags: coffee shop, new years eve, red light, the hague

New Year's Eve in Watamu

KENYA | Fri, 3 Jan 2014 | By butterfly-freed | Views [2646]

New Years Eve is an all-inclusive event at the Turtle Bay Hotel and fairly fully subscribed despite the £70 adult admission price. The buffet is massive and I can't begin to imagine the amount of work and stress that goes on behind the scenes to ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, kenya, malindi, nairobi, new years eve, traffic, turtle bay hotel, voi, watamu

Happy New Year from the Kenyan Coast

KENYA | Tue, 31 Dec 2013 | By butterfly-freed | Views [962]

The last day of 2013 brings with it another perfect blue sky and a cooling breeze that blows off the sea and over the warm soft sands. Coconut palm fronds sway, rustling over our heads. The tide is out and sitting at Rosada in Malindi we watch people ... Read more >

Tags: kenya, new years eve, turtle bay, watamu. malindi

Tar Barel Festival

SINGAPORE | Sun, 22 Apr 2012 | By jenniferoctavia | Views [433]

The snow is falling as I stand on the side of the main street of Allendale village with other thousands of enthusiastic people from kids to elderlies, waiting for the festival to start. I spot one man dressed as Ali G in a stereotypical “gangsta” ... Read more >

Tags: allendale, new years eve, tar barrel festival

Reveillon or... things to do in Rio when you´re sober

BRAZIL | Sun, 16 Jan 2011 | By electric_scribe | Views [923] | Video

So I´m not sure about you, but I definitely saw New Year's Eve (Reveillon, as they call it in Brazil) as a time to get dressed up, get wasted, and get to making your first bad decisions of the new year. Every year the very congenial Cariocas make room ... Read more >

Tags: 2011, beach, celebration, copacabana, fireworks, new years eve, reveillon, samba

New Years Eve

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 31 Dec 2010 | By mattandandy | Views [529]

New Years eve – We’d heard that the Botanical Gardens are a great spot to watch the New Years fireworks from (thanks Angharad!).   After speaking to people at the hostel we found out they limit the capacity to 20,000 people so you have to get there early.... Read more >

Tags: new years eve

Lago Atitilan

GUATEMALA | Mon, 27 Dec 2010 | By djnlacey | Views [807]

From Chichicastenango, we took a windy bus ride heading south to the volcano flanked Lake Atitlan.  From the bus stop in Panajachel, we took a launcha (small motor boat) to San Marcos, a small town known for it's mystical feel.  We checked into the ... Read more >

Tags: cliff jumping, fireworks, guatemala, kayaks, lago atitlan, mayan sauna, new years eve, san marcos, san pedro volcano, yoga

December - Reveillon (New Year's Eve), Brazil

BRAZIL | Thu, 25 Nov 2010 | By worldfestivals | Views [4266] | Video

Location: Copacabana beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Dates: 31 December Level of Participation: 5 – party with the beautiful people Description: The second best way to see in the New Year is to ... Read more >

Tags: brazil, new years eve, reveillon, travel-safety, world festivals

Kampala, Rafting, and an awesome start to 2010

UGANDA | Fri, 1 Jan 2010 | By christina_wallace | Views [793]

Hey peeps.  Sorry I've been offline for a few days, but boy do I have stories!  Last I wrote I was about to meet up with Paul to explore Kampala.  Explore we did, taking matatus (minibuses packed to the brim) around town, hitting up a Hindu temple ... Read more >

Tags: jinja, kampala, new years eve, rafting, travel friends, uganda

Party in Parati

BRAZIL | Sat, 17 Jan 2009 | By steph_dave | Views [718]

When we finally left Ilha Grande on 31 st January we went to Parati. We had thought we would stay on Ilha Grande for New Years but it wasn't possible. Apparently all Brazilians go to the coast at New Years and the WHOLE island was booked ... Read more >

Tags: new years eve, parati

New Year’s Eve in Muang Ngoi

LAOS | Thu, 17 Jan 2008 | By justine | Views [2326]

On New Year’s Eve, I took the bus from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw. From there, I stuffed myself onto a boat that would take me up the Nam Ou River to Muang Ngoi. The boat is quite narrow, and the seats are two benches that run along the sides, ... Read more >

Tags: celebrations, muang ngoi, new years eve, unexpected joy

New Year´s Eve

ARGENTINA | Sat, 5 Jan 2008 | By katrinamckeever | Views [959]

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

Heading North for New Year's

LAOS | Mon, 31 Dec 2007 | By justine | Views [1430] | Comments [2]

Luang Prabang is filling up with visitors as New Year’s Eve approaches. Today there was a traffic jam on the main street, which is quite unusual if you know this sleepy town. In the late afternoon, the streets are filled with backpackers searching ... Read more >

Tags: luang prabang, new years eve, on the road


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