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The Best New Year's Eve Destinations Around the World with Lee Abbamonte and Alexandra Baackes

• 16 min

Where are you celebrating New Year’s Eve this year?It’s a question that feels exciting and a bit nerve-racking at the same time.New Year’s Eve is both a beginning and an end. It’s bidding farewell to the year that’s passed, and welcoming the new one in the best way possible. Naturally, we want to celebrate in a place that feels special.Today, Angie Orth welcomes a pair of trusted travel experts to help you answer the big NYE questions. Lee Abbamonte has celebrated in some of the biggest and brightest cities in the U.S. and abroad, and Alexandra Baackes loves to explore how different cultures around the world ring in the new year.You’ll hear about unique celebrations in global destinations. You’ll get an honest rundown of what it’s like to party in some of the most famous and iconic New Year’s Eve events in the U.S. and abroad. And most importantly, you’ll discover the type of celebration that inspires you to solidify your New Year’s plans, whether you’re traveling to an exotic locale or keeping it local. What You’ll Learn:* How Australia makes New Year’s Eve celebrations accessible for all bedtimes (2:48)* Thoughts on those big-city celebration destinations (4:15)* New Year’s Eve advice for anyone trying to decide how to celebrate (6:28)* Why you should leave room for the unexpected (8:41)* A fun U.S. New Year’s destination that feels off the big-party radar (12:13)Connect with Lee Abbamonte:Website: ( with Alexandra Baackes:Website: ( with AAA:LinkedIn: ( ( (

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