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Photos From the World's Biggest Hot Air Balloon Festival Will Make You Want to Book a Trip

I photographed the 47th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta for Travel + Leisure. Thousands of people from all over the world gather to watch over 500 balloons ascend over the Sandia Mountains and city of Albuquerque, in what has grown to become the largest hot air balloon event in the world.

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Travel + Leisure

Photos From the World's Biggest Hot Air Balloon Festival Will Make You Want to Book a Trip

I photographed the 47th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta for Travel + Leisure. Thousands of people from all over the world gather to watch over 500 balloons ascend over the Sandia Mountains and city of Albuquerque, in what has grown to become the largest hot air balloon event in the world.

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