People all over the world marked the New Year in their own unique fashion. Revelers in London enjoyed banana-flavored confetti, while Dubai’s fireworks show featured 400,000 pyrotechnics over 400 parts on its shoreline. Times Square cheered to a giant ball drop and the Japanese offered prayers in shrines and temples across Tokyo.
Have a look at some of the most beautiful New Year celebrations from around the world in the photos below:
United Arab Emirates:
Fireworks explode in the sky across the whole of The Palm Jumeirah and the The World Islands during an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the 'Largest Firework Display' in Dubai