• Dean Skira

    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Pula Shipyard, Croatia

    By day, Uljanik is one of the oldest working shipyards in the world. By night, the eight cranes here turn into colorful spotlights that can be programmed to over 16,000 variations, colors, and intensities. The show runs every night for fifteen minutes every hour between 9 p.m. and midnight year-round.

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    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Disney California Adventure

    Disney goes big with the nightly light show at its West Coast park. The 28-minute spectacle at Disney California Adventure covers about 19,000 square-feet and 1,200 fountains that shoot water 200 feet into the air.

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    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Berlin Festival of Light, Germany

    Running every October, the Berlin Festival of Light is the biggest light show in the world. It features 70 installations scattered across the city, displaying lights on historic locales like Brandenburg Gate, Berliner Dom, and Potsdamer Platz.

  • Destination NSW

    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Sydney Opera House, Australia

    (May-June 2014): Creative studio 59 Productions designed this year’s light show. These same designers also headed the opening ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics and the art exhibition David Bowie Is.

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    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Symphony of Lights, Hong Kong

    Every night at 8 p.m., Victoria Harbor erupts into a frenzied ten-minute light show featuring 44 buildings that line the water. The skylights and neon lights on building facades are synchronized with music. While the show can be viewed from many vantage points, including the Peak, cruises are also popular.

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    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - Kobe Luminarie Festival, Japan

    All of the electricity lighting the 200,000 hand-painted lights at Kobe Luminarie is generated from biomass. The festival is held every December for about two weeks, this year from the 4th through the 15th.

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    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - GLOW Festival, Netherlands

    For nearly 100 years, Philips, the giant light bulbs manufacturer, operated out of Eindhoven -- earning the city the Dutch title “Lichtstad” (City of Light). These days, the GLOW festival calls upon local and international visionaries every November to mix light technology with art.

  • RM Bulseco/thetravelingnomad.com

    8 Majestic Light Shows Around the World - i Light Marina Bay, Singapore

    We love that i Light Marina Bay asks participants in and around Marina Bay to switch off non-essential lighting, to offset the energy used by the 20+ light art installations every March.

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