What Are Unique NYE Traditions Around the World?

Spain 1 of 9

In Spain, people wear new red underwear on New Year's Eve for good luck. When it's time for the countdown to midnight, they eat a grape for each chime of the clock -- 12 in all. Then it's time for toasts with sparkling wine and all night partying followed by an early morning breakfast of hot chocolate and fried pastry, known as chocolate con churros.