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My own first ballon trip

Yes, I did it! I took my opportunity to fly with a balloon and it was amazing.

The smallest aircraft I already flew with, was a small propeller plane with 18 seats. Because such a small plane won’t fly hight, you can see much on the ground. But that’s nothing compared to a balloon flight. You’re not inside a cabin and it is quiet, when the heater is stopped. The heater usually works

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Night glow

Another interesting event at the Montgolfiade was held in the evening: the night glow!

You know, a hot air balloon is heated up by gas fire and a fire usually is bright. When starting such a fire at night, it shines bright and you can see it well. That’s what done during night glow. Put many balloons

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W.I.M – Warstein International Montgolfiade

Last weekend I was in Warstein, a quite small city in Northrheine-Westphalia. It’s located in a region calles Sauerland, an agricultural region with many offers for vacations. Many lakes, hills and hiking trails are attracting the visitors.

A local brewery is the main sponsor for this event, held for the 22nd time. So, no wonder, many balloons had the brewery’s logo on it.

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