Effigy burning, Panama. They burn the statue of anybody famous as a means of starting New Year with good hope.
Great balls of fire, Scotland. Scary as hell. They walk around the streets swaying balls of fire around. See for yourself.
108 Rings, Japan.The Japanese ring a bell 108 times during New Year’s to bring good luck.
Cemetery sleepover, Chile. In Chile, individuals spend their New Year night in the grave of their deceased ones by resting at the burial ground.