New York

Anyone looking for seasonal high spirits and New Year’s cheer should head to New York, which wards off the winter chill with festivities, fireworks and fun.


Nowhere does parties and festivals better than Sydney, where the arrival of summer signals the best time of year
for fun and sun.


On November 5 the UK celebrates Guy Fawkes Day – when Fawkes tried to blow up Parliament – with huge bonfires and firework displays. Here, we take a look at the origins of fireworks.