Balloon adventures set for takeoff in Mandalay

Eager adventurers will soon have the chance to enjoy an aerial view of Mandalay from a hot air balloon starting this October, a newly launched company says. Oriental Ballooning plans to launch the service on October 25, with daily, pre-sunrise services through to at least the end of March – weather permitting. “There was no balloon flight service in Mandalay before,” said spokesperson Ma Ni Ni Khaing. “This will be the first time. Visitors can enjoy Mandalay and surrounding areas from a … [Read more...]