Peruvians celebrate a New Year amid happiness and hope

LIMA,PERÚ-ENERO 01.Celebraciones en Lima del Año Nuevo.Foto: ANDINA/Carlos Lezama

05:00 | Lima, Jan. 1.

Peruvians welcomed the New Year displaying great enthusiasm, joy, celebrations, and mystical traditions amid firework display.

Dressed in yellow for good luck, Lima residents hugged each other at midnight. Enthusiasm peaked when the clock marked the beginning of 2018.

Some streets were crowded by people who came out of buildings to express their happiness and excitement.

Peruvians are well known for their particular and great way to have fun, which explains why music is played when it comes to good times with friends and family.

As every year, celebrations lasted for hours.


Published: 1/1/2018