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Virtual vs. real hot air ballooning

31st March 2018 amy Hot Air Balloon Rides

A new virtual reality (VR) experience lets people experience the thrill of riding in a hot air balloon without an actual balloon, but how does this

Top Sights to see on a Hot Air Balloon Ride in Bristol

27th March 2018 Jo Bailey General, News

Bristol is well known for being the home of ballooning in the UK and it is for a very good reason – the views and scenery you see from a balloon over Bristol are amazing and no matter how many times you fly over Bristol, you will see something new…

Hot air ballooning in numbers

24th March 2018 Mark Hot Air Balloon History

Hot air ballooning is an old technology that is still thrilling people by taking them up high in the sky to get a wonderful bird’s eye view of the

Balloons over Waikato festival to welcome new balloons

20th March 2018 amy Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Balloons over Waikato festival is set to commence in just a few hours’ time, and will see the debut of six new hot air balloons. This year’s event kicks off

Top 10 ballooning spots worldwide

8th March 2018 Jo Bailey General, News

Here at Bailey Balloons, we enjoy many flights over Bristol, Bath and South Wales throughout the flying season but you’d be surprised at all the other locations across the world you can go ballooning.  Here’s our top 10 picks based on locations we have flown in and places we would love…

Hot air balloons take to skies of Penang

1st March 2018 Mark Hot Air Balloons at Events

The Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta took place over the weekend, giving attendees the chance to watch a number of balloons take to the skies over the Malaysian state