Friday, December 31st, 2010
Happy New Year – 2011 Videos
If your kids are old enough to understand the new year, but can’t stay awake, show them celebrations from around the world. It’s one of the side benefits of living in North America — being among the last to ring in the new year.
Auckland, New Zealand:
Marina Bay, Singapore:
Dubai, United Arab Emirates (the Burj Khalifa tower, the tallest human-made structure):
Afghanistan new year (I can’t embed it — follow the link). They celebrate their new year in March, so this is last year’s celebration.
Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Red Square, Moscow, Russia:
London, England (pretty sweet!):
New York City:
Advice: When recording your New Year’s celebration, don’t point your camera at a fireworks display. Turn the camera on the crowd, and your friends and family.
On New Year’s Day, consider making the world a birthday cake.