Greetings from Poland! ;-) We have arrived safely at Szczecinek and already did a magnificent (but thrilling!) evening flight at Luboradza yesterday. They really do have a lot of wood here… ;-) Now we’re relaxing before the first official flight, which is scheduled for tonight 19.30 local time. Fingers crossed for nice weather and low [...]
Exactly two years ago, we had a most amazing time at Marijampolé, Lithuania, celebrating the 3rd Junior World Hot Air Balloon Championship with young balloonists from all around the globe! Short nights, thrilling flights, great parties and wonderful international friendship among all the participants made the days in Lithuania a time to remember! :-) This [...]
It is always a great moment when dreams come true. For the VILSA-BRUNNEN mineral water company, this happened just a couple of days ago in the lovely surroundings of our home town: The first flight of their brand new hot air balloon special shape, brought to life by Kubicek Balloons Deutschland and made at Kubicek [...]
Back in June 2014, we visited the Thuringian Championship in Heldburg – and it was a funny weekend full of spontaneous adventures and great friendship among the balloonists! Weather was beautiful and so were the views, while the competitors had a lot of tricky tasks to absolve. We didn’t really catch a lot of sleep [...]
Every year in winter, Lake Forggensee turns to a moonlike landscape when the water is released to make space for the springtime snowmelt. This summer, however, the basin remains empty: Severe damage to the barrage has been detected and needs urgent repair. For us, the empty lake brings an extraordinary scenery that can be observed [...]
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.