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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Up, up and away

This is what I saw this morning right outside my front door.

And I don't live in New Mexico.

I love seeing hot air balloons.

Just don't want to take a ride in one.

Do you? Or have you? Do tell.



Linking to:

Outdoor Wednesday @ A Southern Daydreamer

11 comments:

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  2. I have....when I was a child. My father took me to Disney World and somewhere around Orlando we went for a hot air balloon ride in a balloon that look like Mickey. It was the thrill of the whole trip!!!!! I don't remember much, other than the balloon looking like Mickey...ears and all :)

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  3. How fun is that to see right out your front door! I too think it would be so much fun to take a ride in one...someday :)

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  4. They look so lovely up in the sky that I'd rather stay on the ground looking up!

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  5. That is an absolutely gorgeous shot of the hot air balloon.
    We used to have a least 6 or 7 of them floating around above our back yard when we first moved here to San Diego about 20 years ago....now they are mostly only in Del Mar.
    Took a peek at your Temecula post and really enjoyed it!!! I haven't been poking around there in years....maybe it's time to go back and take a look.

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  6. I think they are truly beautiful, but I have a fear heights. Guess I never will get to fly in one. I am sure it would be fun and think what a view you could see. This one is very pretty.

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  7. Wonder where it originated from. I lived in Albuquerque but when we lived there they did not have the balloon festival yet. Nice picture.
    Ann

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  8. Great shot! I have always wanted to go up in a hot air balloon and it is definitely on my must do list.

    ~ Tracy

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  9. That is a cool sighting, I would love to ride in one.

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  10. Beautiful! Never saw one in real life no less took a ride in one..

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