2013 is right around the corner which means big cities from all over the world are preparing to celebrate it properly. New Year's eve is famous for it's fabulous fireworks around the globe and we are offering you the opportunity to watch it worldwide! Get ready for almost 24 hours of non-stop action while we cover interesting webcams from all around the world!
Sydney – 13:00 GMT
Harbour, View from Sydney Harbour YHA
One of the very first cities worldwide to be celebrating New Year will be Sydney! Many Sydneysiders will certainly be watching the fabulous fireworks that takes place over the Sydney Harbour Bridge & the City Opera House. And so can you, if you check our live webcam!
Dubai - 20:00 GMT
View from Al Batha Tower
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Because China isn't celebrating New Year at the same time as the rest of the world, Dubai is next in our list. Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) south east of the Persian Gulf. Dubai is very rich because it is rich on oil, and so they spend a lot of money on great fireworks. It is rumoured that even Snoop Dogg
will be performing in Dubai to celebrate the occasion!
Paris - 23:00 GMT
Eifel Tower, View from the North
After people have been celebrating New Year in Asia, it's Europes turn now. New Years Eve in Paris to mark the end of 2012 and start of 2013 will be marked by a spectacular light show centred on the Eiffel Tower. This replaces the more traditional pyrocechnic fireworks display. As well as this there will also be the usual festivities and street party on the Champs Elysees.
London - 00:00 GMT
Trafalgar Square, LiveOn New Year's Eve 2010, an estimated 250,000 people gathered to view the fireworks display around and above the London Eye. The celebrations in London continued into January 1, with the New Year's Day Parade, which has been held annually since 1987 and in 2012 marked its 25th year, involving more than 10,000 musicians, cheerleaders and performers.
Reykjavik - 00:00 GMT
Panoramic ViewThe annual New Years Eve celebration in Iceland is truly a remarkable event, and the events of NYE 2012 to welcome 2013 promise to be no different. On this unique night, the colourful firework light up the sky and the atmosphere becomes magical. Icelanders truly know how to celebrate with style, and this makes it a special place to be celebrating New Years Eve.
New York - 05:00 GMT
Times Square, SkyviewTimes Square is the site of the annual New Year's Eve ball drop. On December 31, 1907, a ball signifying New Year's Day was first dropped at Times Square, and the Square has held the main New Year's celebration in New York City ever since. On that night, hundreds of thousands of people congregate to watch the Waterford Crystal ball being lowered on a pole atop the building, marking the new year.
New York City, United States
Boston - 05:00 GMT
Skyline, View from Royal Sonesta HotelFirst Night 2013 in Beantown will feature hundreds of artists in exhibitions and performances throughout more than 35 locations throughout Boston, including the Arlington Street Church, Museum of Science, Copley Square, the Improv Asylum, and many more. A 12-minute display will light up the Boston sky at midnight!
Boston, United States
Chicago - 06:00 GMT
Skyline, View from Natural History MuseumBetween the hours of 9 p.m. and 2 a.m. on December 31, Navy Pier will be the place where many will want to celebrate the Chicago New Years Eve with the Sears Tower and all of the other celebrated Chicago skyscrapers lit up in the near distance. It makes a great backdrop for memorable New Years images. Or Bundle up and head for Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park, where Midnight fireworks cast their reflections onto Lake Michigan.
Chicago, United States
Las Vegas - 08:00 GMT
Jockey Club, View of The StripThis year is Las Vegas, 2013 will be welcomed on style with a host of famous names and massive events, focused as always on The Strip. For NYE 2013 there will be 14 hours of live concerts across 3 different stages on the Strip. This is an over 21 event, so adults only, and places are limited so make sure you have your tickets well in advance. It is rumoured that Kim Kardashian will again be hosting New Years Eve at TAO Nightclub.
Las Vegas, United States