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New Year’s Eve on Reunion Island

In Reunion, the end-of-year celebrations have a certain tropical sweetness. On the island, Christmas and New Year are celebrated in the middle of summer. The family tables of Reunion are decorated with a multitude of fruits and a casuarina or an araucaria takes the place of the traditional fir tree.