Qatar's first hot air balloon festival kicks off in Doha
Colourful balloons are now painting the skies in Qatar it’s first hot air balloon festival sets off. The 12-day event started just after the beautiful sunset on Saturday. A dazzling display of several inflated balloons tethered to the ground at Aspire Park in Doha turned out to be a visual extravaganza. Two-member teams from 13 countries will be take off at sunrise and fly over Doha at a maximum height of 2,000 feet.