Come on Down to English Bay and Swim with the Polar Bears!

Come on Down to English Bay and Swim with the Polar Bears!
... bathing suit,  crazy costumes, bring your water toys and come on down to English Bay (near the Aquatic Centre at the foot of Davie St.) on New Years Day for the annual Polar Bear Swim.  This crazy celebration began way back in 1920 when the late Peter Pantages organized the Vancouver Polar Bear Swim Club and it’s continued to the present with more and more people daring to participate each year! In spite of the fact that water temperature can average as low as 6C (43F)  at this time...
December 31st, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Announcements, Events, Family Friendly, featuredarticle, New Years Day, Outdoors & Recreation, swim

Tips for a Safe New Years in Buenos Aires

... drivers and pedestrians so be on your toes more than usual! The most important times for getogethers are dinner on New Years Eve and then lunch on New Years Day, but bear in mind these facts… New Years Eve: * Taxis – limited starting in the afternoon * Buses – similar to Sunday schedules or even less * Kioskos – hit or miss with some open so they can sell fireworks or alcohol. * Restaurants – hit or miss, make a reservation if you’re worried New Years Day: *...
December 29th, 2009 | Pablo Juan Augustinowicz | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Buenos Aires, New Year's Eve, New Years Day, tips

5 New Year’s Eve Tips: Barcelona 2010

5 New Year’s Eve Tips: Barcelona 2010
... and you should keep a hold of your head and your purse. Happy New Year and may 2010 be a bright one! Tags: barcelona parties, New Year's Eve, New Years Day ...
December 22nd, 2009 | thebarcelonaguide | Read More | Comments: 1
Filed under: barcelona parties, New Year's Eve, New Years Day

Holiday Celebrations Buenos Aires Style

Holiday Celebrations Buenos Aires Style
... If you are in town and you catch the drift you most like will have a great time. Happy Holidays! Tags: Buenos Aires, christmas, featuredarticle, New Years Day, parties ...
December 16th, 2009 | Pablo Juan Augustinowicz | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Buenos Aires, christmas, featuredarticle, New Years Day, parties

The London Parade – celebrate New Year’s Day in style

... newspaper printed by the organisers so you know who you’re watching. Photo credit: Damien Everett on Flickr Tags: Events, London Parade, New Years Day, New Years Parade, processions ...
December 29th, 2008 | Andrea Kirkby | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Events, London Parade, New Years Day, New Years Parade, processions

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