New Year’s Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe

Fireworks light up the sky above the Sydney Harbour Bridge at midnight during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks light up the sky above the Sydney Harbour Bridge at midnight during New Years Eve celebrations on Sydney Harbour on December 31, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. (credit: ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour to celebrate the new year, in Hong Kong on January 1, 2013. (credit: ANTONY DICKSON/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . (credit: BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks are launched over Jakarta's main business road to mark the new year in Jakarta on January 1, 2013 . (credit: BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images)
People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe People release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo, flagship of the Prince hotel chain in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. (credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Tokyo
New Year's In Tokyo
People take pictures of themselves with the sunrise on New Year's Day at the open-air Sky Deck of Roppongi Hills, some 238 metres (780 ft.) above ground level in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Asian capital cities brought in the New Year in spectacular style after Sydney set off a global wave of fireworks, with long-isolated Yangon joining the pyrotechnic partying for the first time. AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGI (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
People take pictures of themselves with the sunrise on New Year's Day at the open-air Sky Deck of Roppongi Hills, some 238 metres (780 ft.) above ground level in Tokyo on January 1, 2013. Asian capital cities brought in the New Year in spectacular style after Sydney set off a global wave of fireworks, with long-isolated Yangon joining the pyrotechnic partying for the first time. (Credit: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)
Indian sportsmen of Madan mohan malviya stadium, light candles to welcome the New Year in Allahabad on December 31, 2012. (credit: Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Indian sportsmen of Madan mohan malviya stadium, light candles to welcome the New Year in Allahabad on December 31, 2012. (credit: Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Karachi, Pakistan
New Year's In Karachi, Pakistan
Pakistani girls pose for a photograph during a fireworks display at Clifton Beach in Karachi to celebrate the New Year early on January 1, 2013. World cities from Sydney and Hong Kong to Dubai and London rang in the New Year with spectacular fireworks, as revelers at Times Square in New York sought to top off the global extravaganza. AFP PHOTO / Asif HASSAN (Photo credit should read ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Pakistani girls pose for a photograph during a fireworks display at Clifton Beach in Karachi to celebrate the New Year early on January 1, 2013. (Credit: ASIF HASSAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks erupt over on the Elbe river in Dresden, eastern German on January 1, 2013 in Berlin. (credit: ROBERT MICHAEL/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe Fireworks erupt over on the Elbe river in Dresden, eastern Germany on January 1, 2013 in Berlin. (credit: ROBERT MICHAEL/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Berlin
New Year's In Berlin
Fireworks erupt over the Brandenburg Gate on January 1, 2013 in Berlin as part of the New Year's celebrations. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks erupt over the Brandenburg Gate on January 1, 2013 in Berlin as part of the New Year's celebrations. (Credit: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Colonge, Germany
New Year's In Colonge, Germany
Fireworks light up the Dom church on the Rhine river in Cologne, western Germany after midnight on January 1, 2013, as part of the New Year celebrations. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
Fireworks light up the Dom church on the Rhine river in Cologne, western Germany after midnight on January 1, 2013, as part of the New Year celebrations. (Credit: PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
People toast with a bottle of Champagne as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris, early on January 1, 2013. (credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's Eve Is Celebrated Around The Globe People toast with a bottle of Champagne as they celebrate the New Year on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris, early on January 1, 2013. (credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Paris
New Year's In Paris
French gendarmes secure the Eiffel Tower area prior to the celebrations for the New Year on the Trocadero Square in Paris, late on December 31, 2012. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)
French gendarmes secure the Eiffel Tower area prior to the celebrations for the New Year on the Trocadero Square in Paris, late on December 31, 2012. (Credit: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)
New Year's In Paris
New Year's In Paris
People gather as they celebrate the New Year on the Trocadero square beside the Eiffel Tower in Paris, early on January 1, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR (Photo credit should read FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)
People gather as they celebrate the New Year on the Trocadero square beside the Eiffel Tower in Paris, early on January 1, 2013. (Credit: FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images)
London Celebrates New Year's Eve
London Celebrates New Year's Eve Crowds gather to celebrate New Year's Eve on the Embankment on December 31, 2012 in London, England. Thousands of people are lining the banks of the River Thames near Parliament in central London. A fireworks display at midnight will herald the start of 2013. (Credit: Scarff/Getty Images)
London Celebrates New Year's Eve
London Celebrates New Year's Eve Fireworks light up the London skyline and Big Ben just after midnight on January 1, 2013 in London, England. Thousands of people are lining the banks of the River Thames near Parliament in central London to herald the start of 2013. (Credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
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