There is more open during New Year's these days than there used to be
even a few years ago. Some bars will be open New Year's eve because
people begin their first visit to a shrine of the year (hatsumode) at
midnight, so they have a few drinks be…
I'm actually from Rio but I have a friend who lives in the area. And I
guess you'll be as safe there as anywhere. But don't worry too much
about you safeness. Brazil is really not as dangerous as it's pictured.
Really is a matter of opinion, but my favorite (and I've skied several places in Europe) is Davos. Because of its altitude and location, it has snow when other places don't -- and a long season -- and it's not as expensive as some others.
Kuwait is fine, no terrorist originizations get into there and that was
the main US base that we deployed our Baghdad invasion from. that place
is protected all the time. unless he gets deployed from there you have
nothing to worry about.
Varkala beach lies around one hour north of Trivandrum in Kerala.
Gokarna is a small and remote holy town in northern Karnataka.
Palolem Beach, enclosed by a thick forest of coconut palms in far south Goa.