Why stay home and bang pots at midnight yet another year, when a world of more exciting New Year's Eve options beckons? It may be late in the holiday-travel planning game, but there's still time to book yourself a last-minute Dec. 31 to remember. From beach parties to ball drops, fireworks to waterfalls, CNBC presents, in alphabetical order, the top 16 spots — at home and abroad, from Los Angeles to London — to ring in 2016.
— By Kenneth Kiesnoski, CNBC.com
Posted 26 December 2015