Why flag ceremonies are more fun here in the Philippines

NO – For my travel companions, I have not written about the Hot Air Balloon Festival 2012 yet. Blame it to my lack of time, inspiration, whatever, and I still don’t if I still want to actually. But I am posting the video of the event’s National Anthem number. Even if I sort of broke my neck and had a hard time supressing my vocal … Continue reading Why flag ceremonies are more fun here in the Philippines

Hot Air Balloon Festival 2012 – A weekend of everything that fries

It was a weekend of anything the flies, or as I put it, fries.

Under the humid sun, thousands of Pinoys and non-Pinoys flocked the Clark DMIA runway to witness the annual Hot Air Balloon Festival.

Other than hot air balloons, the Philippine Air Force had an open house of their artillery, airplanes and some other war stuff they wanted to show the public.

Food was expensive, but the joy of seeing colorful balloons rising up the air for 45 minutes was a feast to the eyes.

Here are some random photos of the event. The rest I kept for my own consumption. Continue reading Hot Air Balloon Festival 2012 – A weekend of everything that fries