People are seen watching hot air balloons fly overhead during a two-day international hot air balloon festival in Eshkol Park near the southern city of Netivot, Israel
An international hot air balloonist makes a final check before inflating during the International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta in Putrajaya
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A hot air balloon flies against the sunrise during Lucknow balloon festival in Lucknow, India
Hot-air balloons float over Bristol after taking off from the city’s Greville Smyth Park, in preparation for the four-day Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2013.