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Why Bath is the perfect location to fly over

27th February 2015 Jo Bailey Features

Bath is a city in south-western England that gained World Heritage Site status in 1987. The city is home to many different sporting and cultural events, as well as some famous and iconic historical buildings, meaning that tourism plays a huge role here. More than three million people visit Bath…

Unique proposal brings romance to Asian ballooning event

26th February 2015 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons at Events

The annual Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival took a rather romantic turn this year, when one of the visitors decided to propose to his partner of 23 years. Racing driver Audel Sison took the opportunity presented by

Why fly through the Bristol sky?

25th February 2015 Jo Bailey Features

Bristol is one of the largest cities in the UK, and the most populous in Southern England outside of London. This community lies in the South West of the country, with the River Avon running through the heart of the city. As one of the biggest cities in the area,…

Helium balloon world record broken by duo

12th February 2015 Jo Bailey Hot Air Balloons Pilots

Two hot air balloon pilots have set a new record for the longest distance travelled by humans in a gas balloon. In order to break the official world distance record for human flight in a

Love Is In The Air… Treat Your Loved One To The Ultimate Romantic Gift!

4th February 2015 Jo Bailey News

Wondering what to get that special someone for Valentine’s day? Why not treat them to a voucher for the ultimate romantic hot air balloon flight experience? The weather is sadly not suitable for flights at the moment but you can use the voucher to book your flight once spring is…


2nd February 2015 Jo Bailey News

Congratulations are in order for Leonid Tiukhtyaev and Troy Bradley, who arrive in Puerto San Carlos, Baja California, Mexico on Saturday, January 31, 2015, after completing their successful attempt to capture the world gas balloon distance and duration records. The balloon flight came to a safe and successful conclusion, landing in…