Every October the Albuquerque sky fills with hot air balloons for the annual Balloon Festival. Kids of all ages stare in wonder at the rainbow of colors that fills the sky. With more than 500 balloons, this festival is the largest of its kind on the planet. While the landscape of New Mexico is consistently praised for its stunning features, Albuquerque is even more beautiful from the basket of a hot air balloon. Don’t forget your camera! This festival is one of most widely photographed events in the world.
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