It’s a bird, it’s a plane…

It takes about 50mins to go the 70km from Calgary to High River.

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  In late September, there is a balloon festival in High River.

                           

“The first and simplest

emotion

which we discover

in the human mind,

is curiosity.” -Edmund Burke.

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The festival starts pre-sunset as each individual balloon takes its place on the field and the crowd watches in anticipation as they inflate.                                                                

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bright Colors from High  River                                                                                                 balloon4balloon2balloon1

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