Ever since the Montgolfier brothers launched the first manned hot air balloon flight in France in 1783, enterprising balloonists have capitalized on our fascination with open-air flights by offering rides that soar over some of the world’s most stunning landscapes.

Read more about balloon festivals and spectacular scenery in:

  • Quebec, Canada
  • Glen Falls, New York, USA
  • Albequerque, New Mexico, USA
  • Cappadocia, Turkey
  • Napa Valley, California, USA
  • Luberon, France
  • Serengeti National park, Tanzania

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