Why stay home and bang pots at midnight yet another year, when there's a world of more exciting New Year's Eve options beckoning? It may be late in the holiday-travel planning game, but there's still time to book yourself a Dec. 31 to remember. From beach parties to ball drops, fireworks to waterfalls, CNBC presents, in alphabetical order, the top 14 spots—at home and abroad—to ring in 2014.
—By Kenneth Kiesnoski, CNBC.com
Posted Dec. 6, 2013