Bring in the new year quietly, or with a bang

The countdown to 2017 has begun. Will you bring in the New Year amid a festive blast of confetti and trumpets? Or the eerie calm of a desert oasis? ForbesLife India suggests a few favourites
Curated by: Madhu Kapparath
Published: Dec 27, 2016
Bring in the new year quietly, or with a bang

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Rock Islands, Palau, South Pacific
An enchanting array of over 200 forest-capped islands surrounded by turquoise lagoons. The warm waters all year round make it an excellent diving spot, the pristine reefs and marine life even more so. If this wasn’t enough, there’s a marine lake full of stingless jellyfish to dive into.