When man began to conquer air, one the first things to make it was the hot air balloon. Since then, hot air balloon has always been a fascination for many. This fascination has taken in awe a number of people today, all over the world, that some of them are willing to travel distances just to be a witness to one. If you are that type of person, one of the places where you can actively participate in hat air ballooning is Longview, Texas.
Longview is considered to be the home of the world-class hot air balloon competition known as the Great Texas Balloon Race. The said event started in 1978 as part of the celebration of the launch of the Longview Mall, and is now considered as the hot air balloon competition be at for all hot air balloon aficionados. The event said event is held every July and starts with a balloon flight on a Friday morning, which passes over the city of Longview. Friday and Saturday nights are reserved for what is known as the Balloon Glow, an awesome display of lights using hot air balloons.
If you would like to take advantage of this event, book yourself now in one of the premier hotels in Longview Mall, the Microtel Inn & Suites. Guests to the said hotel in Longview TX welcomes guests with free high speed Internet connection, free parking, and access to copy and fax services as well as fitness center and Laundromat. Guests can also take advantage of the deluxe breakfast as well as cable TV in each of the rooms.
To book your stay or to know more about Microtel Inn and Suites Longview, visit http://www.indembsudan.com/47009/28.htm .
Microtel Inn and Suites Longview TX
803 N Access Road, Longview, TX 75602 US