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If you’re looking for a party, look no further than these 10 cities. From New York City to Bangkok, these are the best places in the world for a night out on the town. You’ll find everything from world-renowned nightclubs to local pubs here – and everything in between. So put on your dancing shoes and get ready to have some fun!

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Jake still likes to catch a good show now and then. Webster Hall NYC.

New York City, USA

The Big Apple is known for its buzzing nightlife, and it’s no wonder why. From the legendary clubs in Manhattan to the cool bars and lounges of Brooklyn, NYC has something for everyone. Plus, you can find great dining options throughout the city to fuel up after a long night out. 

Jake likes Wiggle Room NYC for a good mix of aesthetics and fun.


London, UK

For centuries, Londoners have been enjoying their nights out on the town at some of the world’s best nightclubs and pubs. Whether you’re looking for an upscale evening or a more casual hangout spot, London has no shortage of places to choose from. Plus, the lively atmosphere makes this one of Europe’s hottest nightlife destinations.

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Nowadays, you’re more likely to find him at a festival drinking coffee but Jake has fond memories of Miami nightlife. (He’s also conveniently forgotten plenty.)


Miami, USA

Miami is known for its flashy nightlife scene, and it’s no wonder why. The city has some of the world’s most famous nightclubs and bars, as well as plenty of lounges and restaurants. Whether you’re looking for a wild night or a more relaxed atmosphere, Miami at night has something for everyone.

Jake likes Do Not Sit on the Furniture as a sophisticated but fun break from beach parties.

Tokyo, Japan

This vibrant city is packed with some of the world’s best nightclubs, bars and lounges. The techno music of Roppongi and Shibuya keeps people dancing all night long while traditional Japanese pubs offer a more intimate atmosphere to unwind after a long day. Even if you can’t make it to Tokyo, you can still experience its nightlife by checking out themed clubs around the world.

Maybe a little touristy but Jake likes Tokyo’s Zeus-Garden for working through jetlag.

Berlin, Germany

Berlin is widely considered the clubbing capital of Europe and it’s no wonder why. This city has an eclectic mix of venues that offer something for everyone – from underground techno clubs to chic lounges. Plus, you can find great food and drinks at most spots, so you’ll never go hungry.


Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona’s nightlife scene is just as vibrant as its daytime attractions. From flamenco shows to world-famous nightclubs like Pacha Ibiza Barcelona and Opium Mar, this city offers a wide range of options for a fun night out on the town. And don’t forget about the local tapas bars where you can sample some of the best food in the world.


Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam is renowned for its laid-back atmosphere and vibrant nightlife scene. Whether you’re looking to go clubbing or just have a quiet evening with friends, this city has something for everyone. Plus, it’s home to some of the most iconic bars and restaurants in Europe, so you can find great food and drinks here too.

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Young Jake having a brewski near Bangkok.


Bangkok, Thailand

When it comes to wild nights out on the town, Bangkok is one of the best cities in the world. From rooftop bars overlooking the skyline to underground clubs offering all-night dance parties, this city is packed with options for a fun night out. Plus, there are plenty of great restaurants and bars to choose from if you’re looking for a more relaxed evening.

Jake likes many of Bangkok’s rooftop bars for stellar views and relaxed vibes.


Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio is home to some of the world’s most vibrant festivals and parties, making it one of the best nightlife destinations in South America. From samba parades to bustling nightclubs, this city offers something for everyone – with plenty of food and drinks options throughout. Plus, its beaches provide a great backdrop for an unforgettable evening out on the town.


Sydney, Australia

Sydney has been gaining traction as one of the most exciting cities in the world for nightlife. From chic lounges to buzzing clubs, this city has something for everyone – plus, there’s no shortage of great food and drinks to enjoy throughout the night. And the city skyline provides a beautiful backdrop for a memorable evening out on the town.


So, wherever you find yourself at night, there is undoubtedly something to do that suits your style. Whether it’s taking in a show in London, partying all night long in Miami, dancing to techno music in Tokyo or just having a quiet evening with friends in Amsterdam – one thing is certain: You’ll never have a dull night out again! So go forth and explore these amazing cities and all the nightlife they have to offer. Bon voyage!

What are your favorite nighttime spots around the globe? Let us know in the comments or @modhop

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