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The year of the monkey is upon us and people have begun celebrating with decorations and outrageously good-looking food. Chinese New Year actually falls on Feb. 7 (or Feb. 8, depending on where you are) this year but many peopleĀ are already gearing up for the festival. Here's what that looks like around the world, via Instagram:

Beijing, China:

Vancouver, Canada:

https://www.instagram.com/p/BBVnP0vQJmn/?tagged=chinesenewyear

Sydney, Australia:

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Manchester, U.K.:

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London, U.K.:

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Nakhon Sawan, Thailand:

Yogyakarta, Indonesia:

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Las Vegas, USA:

Hawaii, USA:

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Taipei, Taiwan: