NOVEMBER 5TH IS ALMOST UPON US
In 1605 Guido Fawkes A.K.A Guy Fawkes was thwarted in his plans to destroy the houses of parliament and kill the Protestant King with 900kg of gunpowder. His reasoning for this desperate act, King James’ unfair treatment of the catholic people. After the danger had been cleared, King James encouraged the city of London to celebrate the safety of the King by lighting fires. In modern years we celebrate this date with beautiful firework displays around the country.
We are sure you will be attending a display near you but here are 5 of the most impressive firework displays held around the world to get you in the spirit.
Sydney Harbour New Years
The Syndey harbour is an iconic location with the Sydney Opera House in the foreground, the main event takes place on the harbour bridge.
London New Years
The London Eye has made the new years display something to behold, the iconic London Eye becomes a centrepiece for all of Central London to enjoy.
Burj Khalifa New Years
Your jaw will drop as fireworks make their way up and down the worlds tallest building standing at 829.8 m (2,722 ft).
Palm Jumeirah Island Fireworks
The Palm Jumeirah Island Fireworks in Dubai 2016, is an insanely big display, the fireworks explode the complete span of the palm tree islands, an absolute spectacle.
Chios Easter Firework Battle
In Chios, Greece, 2 rival parishes shoot homemade fireworks at each other to celebrate easter.