HOT-AIR BALLOONING: UP, UP AND … OH, WAIT
by Todd Hartley
I’ve been fairly lucky in my life when it comes to experiencing different ways of getting around. In addition to cars, trains, boats and planes, I’ve ridden in or on motorcycles, helicopters, golf carts, carriages, pedicabs, scooters, jet skis, ATVs, horses, elephants and camels. I even got to ride in an ambulance a few weeks back. In all my years, however, there are two conveyances I’ve always wanted to try but never had the opportunity: hot-air balloons and Segways.
Fortunately, as luck would have it, I found myself in a position to knock the former off my list earlier this week. Read the rest of this entry →