There is no sport equal to that which aviators enjoy while being carried through the air on great white wings.
The exhilaration of flying is too keen, the pleasure too great, for it to be neglected as a sport.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Albuquerque, New Mexico
It rains in the deset. Heavy thunderstorms passed through during the night offering a fantastic light show. The system was moving east, between us and the Balloon Fiesta. Sally would not be going.
I called Landmark Aviation at KSDL and asked about a rental car. The helpful people at GO Car Rental set us up and we were on our way for the six hour drive. Beautiful lanscape, mountains, desert, cactus, nothing at all like Pennsylvania.
The Ballon Fiesta is the most photographed event in the WORLD! Here are some of mine: