One million revelers will pack Times Square in New York City to witness the world-famous ball drop at 11.59 pm to signal the arrival of the New Year. Here's a quick guide to how to celebrate New Year's Eve in the Big Apple.
Australian hotelier advises party goers to spend the night in a hotel rather than driving home on New Year's Eve. But don't just stay at any hotels. Here is a complete guide to booking the best hotel for having a great stay.
Shopping malls in Hong Kong cancel countdown parties on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve but deny that Umbrella Movement pro-democracy protests were the cause.
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First hand account of New Year's Eve in Times Square - is it really as much fun as it looks on TV? And an informative infographic of how the celebration got started in 1904 and how it has evolved over the years.
Chinese New Year fireworks will take place on the second night of the Lunar New Year on Tuesday 24 January 2012. A short list of restaurants with best views.