Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Hello New Year!

The midnight of December 31, 2011 was the loudest ever.
We normally spend the holidays esp. New Year in the province.
There was a change of plan, so this time we stayed in the city.
As usual, I prepared different kinds of food for media noche.




The night was very colorful.



Firecrackers were non-stop.



Various fireworks display until midnight.




Mandaluyong and Makati skyline 5 minutes before the New Year.



And, this is the photo of the morning after.. polluted city!
Look at that, Makati is no longer visible.
The smog was so thick that I couldn't see the skyscrapers anymore.
We shut all of our windows almost all day.
Most of us did not go out until 3 in the afternoon.

How about you? How was your New Year?
Did you have fireworks too?

3 comments:

  1. Our family's new year celebration was simple. We just ate like crazy and watched tv altogether.. :)) It was so loud outside our house and it was really scary 'cause there's an ambulance siren every 10 minutes along with the firecracker noises.. >.< And yes, our street also looked trashed the day after.

    Again, happy new year! :)

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  2. I was with my Pinoy friends during New Year's Eve (whose husbands had to work that night too) in a Casino lounge for the countdown. No firecrackers so the following morning looked like just an ordinary morning here.

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  3. happy 2012! good thing we spent the new year in the province, somehow we got spared from the pollution. if work didn't resume as early as jan.2, i would have spent more days at my parents' place. :)

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