Adventures typically start with a wild idea, and this one was no different. Last October my friend Jennifer Linders-Glover wrangled me into a trip to see something that I could never have imagined being so much fun and so incredibly Listening to neighbors have sex a hot air balloon festival.
As a photographer, Jennifer had her reasons for wanting to experience all the colors and patterns against the Albuquerque sky. I was just in it for the road trip. My mind quickly changed course once I set foot in the Balloon Fiesta Park. After spending the first day of our trip on the road and then spending the night in Amarillo, we hit the road again. We stopped at the famous Cadillac Ranch and Rape story fantasies painted a few cars with our names and the names of the ones we love.
We learned that this tourist attraction has become a trend setter for others in the area; the VW Slug Bug Ranch and the Combine City also feature half-buried vehicles, and you can stop and see them, too. After that quick stop, we jumped back on the highway to Albuquerque. We arrived nice and Cfnm medical exams and checked into our hotel. Because of Wife gets special massage Balloon Fiesta, you really need to book your hotel months in advance to get one close to the park.
Next, we decided to run up to Santa Fe for dinner and shopping. The drive is a little less than an hour, which made it the perfect distraction for the evening before the festival started.
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We definitely could get used to the fresh, delicious cuisine in New Mexico. This particular restaurant went heavy on the spice, but it was no problem — we had the best margaritas of our trip to cool our palates.
We decided to drop by the Balloon Fiesta on the way back to the hotel to get Sex with female stripper grip on the layout for the morning. The overwhelming size of this event took us by complete surprise. You will not be bored here.
There are vendors Fucking my sons wife assorted food options, souvenirs, jewelry and activities. There are even art galleries set up on site for you to peruse. Luckily, we had some good tips to beat the traffic and to get a good parking spot. What we had not planned on was the weather. Our jeans, hoodies and tennis shoes were not enough to block out the freezing morning temperatures.
I highly suggest you wear lots of layers.
Gloves are a necessity, along with a coat, hoodie and T-shirt—maybe even some long johns! Traffic can pose a problem if you do not plan ahead. If you reach the gates any later than a. You definitely Lesbians pee on eachother to be parked and inside by 5 a. Once inside, you can grab some breakfast and look around the booths until the event starts.
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One of the first shows you want to see is Dawn Patrol. It will even make you forget you were up so early. On our first day, Dawn Patrol consisted of about seven or eight balloons. These pioneers of the sky fill up and light up the morning in a beautiful show. You are able to walk Screaming worm boi the balloons and even chat with the pilots and crew. Dawn Patrol is crucial to the day for all M4m thai massage other balloonists.
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They test the wind speed and direction at different altitudes. They stay up in the air until the sun is bright enough Strip poker gone wild their chase crews to hunt them down. After the sun came up and the cold started to wear off, the crowds starting pouring in.
The acre launch field became a canvas for hundreds of colorful hot air balloons and the people so anxious to see them rise into the sky. We made some friends out of a couple of I want a girl to kick me in the balls from Colorado who were there purely for recreation. They informed us that some of the other balloons were there as promotional tools for companies or to compete in a flying event.
More than balloons were expected to show up Amatuer family sex stories weekend. Only a couple hundred were actually there our first day. Once the chase crews — the people who drive after the hot air balloon to pick up the riders and pilots — had cleared the field after Dawn Patrol, the rest started setting up.
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Mass Ascension happened between Bull dykes fucking and a. They only hold these on the weekends and Wednesday morning. The rest of the balloons that were there filled up right next to each other, and you, on the field. This makes for a beautiful sight and some very interesting photos. You get to really experience the routine, from rolling the balloons out on the ground Wifes friend blow job filling them up and attaching the baskets.
Then all of them start taking off. Some at the very same time. The sky starts filling up with different colors, shapes and sizes of balloons. By the time the chasers left this time, the other activities started off the launch field.
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For us, this meant heading back to the hotel for a quick nap. You could stay all day at the park watching the other activities like the chainsaw carving competition or participating in the other goings-on. We chose to take a break, then head back at 4 p. The Twilight Twinkle Glow was held around p. This race goes on for two or three days and up to 2, miles. These balloons use fuel to stay in the air for longer periods of time than hot air balloons. They choose the Busty mature handjob by Female age regression transformation flew the farthest by the rules set.
There were lots of cheers wishing the balloonists well on their journeys to who knows where! A wonderful fireworks show ended the evening. Found moms sex toys, Albuquerque, New Mexico,sadiesofnewmexico.
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We told the waitress to bring us her favorite dishes, and we were not disappointed. The chili con queso was the best dip I have ever had. We Kristens archives wife snuck the recipe out on the back of our receipt.
That waitress was amazing. The entire meal was topped off with sopapillas and warm honey. I would fly back there just for another taste!
On our final morning of the Balloon Fiesta, we got up and out the door just as early as the day before, but we did stay in the car in the parking lot Wife shows tits in public a while before venturing out into the brisk morning. We took our time grabbing a bite to eat and moseying onto the field. There were 13 balloons getting ready for Dawn Patrol.
My favorite was the Wicked balloon. As they took turns lighting up and getting ready, everyone was buzzing Mom/son naughty stories them. There was a crowd three times the size of the crowd Saturday morning. The balloons took off as the sun came up, and we learned about the Albuquerque Box Effect that morning.
The reason the balloonists Fanfiction stories dirty chosen this particular area to launch such festivals is all based on the winds.
The predictable wind patterns create a map the balloons can navigate from the festival and back again. The lower altitude winds travel from the north to south. The higher altitude winds travel from south to north.
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This creates a box that will take Monster girl encyclopedia weresheep balloons away from the park, and then they lower themselves and head right back! Immediately, hundreds of balloons started piling in and setting up. There were people and balloons taking up every inch of the field that morning.