Carry Me Away…Far, Far Away

Magic at Home.  In My Own Backyard. The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  An Uplifting Event. 🙂   October 6 – 14, 2018. When Albuquerque is at its Loveliest. Cold Mornings.  No Wind.  The Day Warms with the Sun. The Bluest Blue Skies. Please Join Me.  Hold On Tight! The Fiesta Begins Early, Early Morning.  Way […]

Living in the Balloon Capital of the World

First Weekend in October. Perfect Flying Weather for Hot Air Balloons.  Cold Mornings.  Warm Afternoons.  Cold Nights. No Wind.  No Rain.  No Clouds.  Just Blue as Far as You Can See. This is the Time when Balloons from All Over the World Come to Albuquerque. The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.  The Largest Balloon Event in […]

550 Strong!

First Weekend in October.  Every Year for the Last 45 Years. In My Backyard.  Albuquerque. The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – The World’s Premier Balloon Event! Oh My! It’s Become a Family Tradition.  First Morning.  First Launch of the 10-Day Event. A Crazy Fun Tradition that Begins at 4:30…AM…and Lasts for 3 Hours.  Door to Door. […]

The World’s Premier Balloon Event

Here in our Backyard. The Most Photographed Event in the World.  Presented by Canon. The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. 4:30 Saturday Morning…Still Dark. Coffee.  Hot and Plenty of it. Sugar Donuts.  Breakfast Burritos.  Green Chile Stew.   Silly Stuff to Buy. Free Flu Shots too.  All Before Sunrise.  All Before the Main Event. Sun Up […]