Air ballooning in Lithuania is 20 years old this year and has come a long way since its birth. There are a total of 11 clubs in Lithuania that fly over the country and all around Europe. Rising up from the ground, I saw my friends disappear along with the launch area as the flames sprang to life above my head. They shouted something to me but I couldnâ€™t hear it above the roar of the fire. Within no time I was up in the air and I could see out and over the city. Underneath me was the carpet of green known as Vingis Park. Air ballooning has become very popular in Lithuania ...
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