Things to see in the City of Bath and beyond

20th March 2017    Tourism

Bath is one of Britain’s main tourist destinations. The most popular attractions on the city include the Royal Crescents, the 2,000-year-old Roman Baths, the

Hello Spring! The flying season has arrived …

20th March 2017    News

Winter is finally over. Colourful flowers are beginning to show, the woolly jumpers are being put away for another year and the weather is starting to improve and with it the flying season is beginning! During the winter, flying conditions aren’t the greatest, so our hot air balloons have taken a well deserved rest and […]

See the bridges of Bath from the air

17th March 2017    Tourism

Whether or not you’re a person who is normally captivated by the design and construction of bridges, a hot air ballooning experience in

Treat Mum this Mother’s Day

14th March 2017    News

Mothering Sunday has been going on for around 400 years and is believed to have started in Britain when young people, who worked away from home, often working long hours, were given a day off by their employers, in order that they could return to their ‘mother church’ where they had been baptised, to spend […]

Russian explorer plans next world record attempt

14th March 2017    Hot Air Balloons Pilots

Fedor Konyukhov, the famous Russian adventurer, has recently outlined his plans for his next world record attempt. The 64-year-old is planning to break the

Pre-Season Preparations!

6th March 2017    News

The nights are getting lighter, the temperatures are getting warmer (slowly!) and the flying season is just around the corner! There are lots of preparations underway behind the scenes at Bailey Balloons to ensure that the new season begins as smoothly as possible. Here are just some of the things that we are getting ready! […]