Boo! Halloween is right around the corner, and people around the world are in the mood for spooky season. Get your costumes ready, decorate your houses, and get ready for all the trick-or-treaters. There’s nothing quite as scary as a bunch of children dressed as Wonder Woman trying to get candy, right?
On December 31, every year, news coverage from New Year celebrations all over the world are broadcast to billions of people. While most will be sitting at home, watching the fun and excitement from their living room couch. Millions of others will be experiencing the incredible excitement of bringing in the new year with style. You can be one of those people enjoying the experience in person, with a special TakeTours Countdown Experience. Featuring Countdown Tours to New York City’s Times Square and Las Vegas’ Strip.
New Year celebrations bring great fanfare to cities all over the world. For decades people have gathered to welcome the New Year with fireworks, confetti, music, and more. In the United States, the biggest parties can be found in New York City and Las Vegas. The 100 year old “ball drop” tradition in New York’s Times Square attracts 1 million people every year, with over 1 billion watching from around the world. Musical performances by famous singers and musicians begin hours prior to midnight. A countdown to the new year begins at 60 seconds and is capped off with a dazzling display of lights and fireworks. See the best deals for New York Countdown Tours.
Las Vegas is known for it’s one of a kind nightlife scene, entertainment venues, and overall party experience. It is estimated that an additional 300,000 people visit the Vegas strip to great the New Year in the City of Sin. Spectacular casinos set rooftop fireworks to erupt in unison as the calendar flips to a new year. Crazy things are known to happen, but remember, what happens in Vegas… stays in Vegas! See the best deals for Las Vegas Countdown Tours.
Now that the heat is receding, kids are back in school and airfares are starting their seasonal drop, it’s a great time to travel: so why not think about the still-sunny West Coast? As part of our End of Summer West Coast tour sale, you can explore one of our favorite cities – Las Vegas – and the wealth of fun diversions it offers beyond the flashing lights and easy lures of its casinos. Here’s just a sample of what you can find when you walk away from the roulette table!
Want to end 2010 with a bang? Want to start 2011 off right? Whether you’re on the East Coast or West Coast, our 2011 New Years Countdown Tours are a one-of-a-kind experience that has something for everyone!
East Coast Tours: The World’s Largest New Years party takes place right in New York City. Atop Times Square is the great crystal ball just waiting to be counted down by the millions in attendance. Our New York City Countdown Tours put you right in the center of this great worldwide tradition. But that is just the beginning! The trip continues to Niagara Falls, Corning Glass Museum, Washington D.C., and Hershey’s Chocolate World!
West Coast Tours: Care to put a different spin on your New Years? Our Las Vegas Countdown Tours are bursting with excitement and entertainment! With the amazing nightlife, famous shows, and dazzling fireworks, Las Vegas was built for this great celebration! These tours also include visits to world-famous theme parks including Disneyland and Universal Studio. Add a trip to the Grand Canyon and these tours have everything you could want in a New Year’s adventure!
As the country’s second most visited attraction, the Las Vegas strip has something for everyone. The exciting atmosphere can lead to unexpected experiences and memories.
Many prefer to visit Vegas without a rigid schedule, as to enjoy the various forms of entertainment with absolute freedom. TakeTours understands that sometimes, you just want to head out and do your own thing. So we are bringing you trips to Las Vegas where YOU call the shots!