Our flight this morning was truly sensational – and a real adventure, too! After we had played around over the city for quite some time, we discovered that the northern surroundings didn’t really offer many landing spots – but eventually, we made it into a lemon plantation, and our perfect retrieve was at the basket [...]
This afternoon we travelled to Ong Jemel, better known as “Mos Espa”, Anakin Skywalker’s hometown in “Star Wars – Episode 1”. The abandoned movie set in the Sahara desert is one of the favourite Tunisian tourist attractions, and it was a most welcome opportunity for some of our balloon teams to try out their off-road [...]
Today’s morning flight was just wonderful once more! Low temperatures allowed us to fly two up, and so we had plenty of time playing around with our multimedia equipment ;) Retrieve was lots of fun as well – after we had left our car at the launch site, we loaded our gear on the Landrover [...]
Our evening flight at Nefta turned out to be quite funny! With westerly winds predicted, we soon discovered that there was no real direction at all… so the distance covered was minimal, but we both had the chance to fly, and the views were nevertheless amazing… [...]
The passion of a lifetime: To behold the stunning beauty of our world like no one else, free like a bird, high in the sky, yet one with nature, using the oldest principle of flight known to man: Lighter than air.
No wings, no noise, no pressure… just serenity, just perfect bliss. At one with the elements… at one with yourself.
This is why we live A LIFE OF BALLOONING.