As millions of people around the world get ready to welcome in the New Year with a band it’s worth remembering that just because you light fireworks in the garden, that’s not necessarily how everyone likes to celebrate.
This interesting infographic from Pack Send looks at the world’s festivities for New Year and brings 50 unique traditions you may have never heard about before.
From painting front doors red in China to burning a wish in Russia, this is an interesting snapshot of how different people choose to celebrate.
Take a look - perhaps you could even borrow some traditions to make your celebrations a little different this year.
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