11/23/2011 12:24 pm ET Updated Nov 23, 2011

International Balloon Festival Soars Over Mexico (PHOTOS)

The tenth International Balloon Festival, the largest such event in Latin America and one of the largest hot-air ballooning events in the world, started Nov. 19 in Leon, a city in Mexico's Guanajuato state.

The festival, which features 200 pilots from 14 countries, is expected to draw about 300,000 visitors, during its four-day run.

International Balloon Festival

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