New Years Day celebrations around the world

<div class="meta "><span class="caption-text ">IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR LEBUA HOTELS & RESORTS - The first-ever Bangkok Ball Drop at lebua - the world&#39;s highest New Year&#39;s Eve ball Drop - on Wednesday 1st January 2014, Thailand. &#40;Luke Duggleby&#47;AP Images for lebua Hotels & Resorts&#41; (Photo&#47;Luke Duggleby)</span></div>
December 31, 2013 1:05:47 PM PST