Fireworks in Sydney and New Zealand received the 2015

In the middle of a great party of Fireworks, Sydney received the new year. In the largest city of Australia, more than a million people attended the launch of tons of multicolored fireworks of tropical style with palm trees that lit up the bay. “We are celebrating that we...

Times Square is ready for the descent of the iconic New Year crystal ball

The rehearsal of the descent of the iconic crystal ball was conducted yesterday, which will mark the start of the New Year in Times Square, where millions of people around the world will gather. The sphere, composed of 2,688 crystal triangles, appeared above a gigantic 2015...
Benedict XVI

Benedict XVI expects a peaceful 2013 despite capitalism and terrorism

During New Year’s Mass, held in St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, Pope Benedict XVI announced that he expects  2013  to be a year of peace despite the threat of unrestrained capitalism, inequality and terrorism. The pope sent his message during the homily in front of more...

Ecuador dressed to party and dismiss the 2012

All provinces experienced a busy day to see goodbye to the year 2012, while some visited a mall, bahia and shops to buy the latest gifts, others went to buy chicken, turkey and pork, mainly for the midnight dinner, many more filled the coastal beaches and tourist attractions of...

New Year Festivities in Philippines Left Hundreds of Wounded

Despite the campaign made by the Philippines government against celebrating dangerously the New Year, the authorities informed that 472 people were injured due to fireworks and gunshots. Several flights had to be cancelled or diverted since the sky was heavily polluted by the...

Huge ‘Años Viejos’ Say Goodbye to 2011

The tradition of ‘años viejos’ in Ecuador has grown in acceptance, detail and size in the street Portete, in the city of Guayaquil. Some years ago the giant dolls became one of the most entertaining events in the nights of New Years Eve. However, unlike the small and medium...