How to Get Your Hot Air Balloon Pilot License

Perhaps, after going on hot air balloon rides Las Vegas, you want to fly your own balloon! As with any aircraft, becoming a hot air balloon pilot takes time and dedication. Although the training to become a licensed balloon pilot is not as comprehensive as the requirements to fly a plane, you’ll need to complete both instructor-led and solo flights …

Perfectly Pop the Question in A Hot Air Balloon With This Checklist

  Everyone dreams of a picture-perfect engagement. And many people will pop the question at the movies, at a restaurant, or at a park. But you can easily ask for your partner’s hand in a more creative manner! One unique way to tie the knot is in a hot air balloon. Just think – how romantic would it be to …

Four Ideas For an Intimate Wedding

With such an important event like a wedding, it’s essential to make the day one you, your spouse, and your guests will fondly remember. Since it’s your special day, you can make your wedding as ordinary or as unusual as you want. But if you are planning to tie the knot in Las Vegas, why not make the day unique? …

How Hot Air Balloons are Made

When you look into a sky filled with balloons, you naturally marvel at all the colors, shapes, and designs that you see. But behind the unique decorations that make balloons different, there is a virtually identical skeleton. Balloons are all produced of the same basic materials and put together in the same way. If you’ve ever been curious to know …

Family-Friendly Las Vegas Activities

  With its history of gambling, vices, and “anything goes” attitude, you might think that Las Vegas is just about the last place to go for family adventures. But that’s far from the truth! There are actually a number of fun, action-packed activities that guarantee a good time for people of all ages. From taking the kids on an unforgettable …

Four Unique Gifts to Give this Christmas

Most of the time, everyone gives and gets the same things for Christmas. Gift cards, sweaters, and cash are all too common! While still appreciated, or at least politely acknowledged, it gets old to give and get the same thing year after year. Fortunately, there are a number of great ideas for holiday gifts that you can present this year …

Three Ways To Reward Your Child’s Good Grades this Year

Like most parents, you are probably quite proud when your child brings home a sticker-studded paper with an “A” on it or shows you a flawless report card. Understandably, you feel the need to celebrate! Fortunately, there are a number of fun, entertaining, and enriching activities you can plan for your child to show that you are proud of his …

Where Do Hot Air Balloons Land?

If you stop to think about it, how often have you actually seen a hot air balloon land? Probably not very often, if ever! Hot air balloon landings are influenced by many environmental factors. And these factors, including wind speed, wind direction, and the landing site, all have an influence on where the ride ultimately ends. On the day of …

The Best Gifts For Your Child’s Sweet 16

Your child only turns 16 once, so why not make it memorable? From simple to extravagant, there are many things you can do to celebrate this milestone occasion. While many parents give their kids flowers, chocolate, or new clothes, you can do even better. Here are some unique ideas for a truly special day. Try Hot Air Ballooning If you …

The Perfect Weather For Hot Air Ballooning

Sunny skies, fair breezes, warm temperatures…that’s all you need for hot air ballooning, right? You probably have a romantic notion of showing up on the day of your hot balloon ride Las Vegas, with not a cloud in the sky, gently floating on the breeze from liftoff to landing. And in part, you’re right – those conditions aren’t far from …