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Hot air ballooning over Bagan's Buddhist Temples in Myanmar

World | Associated Press | April 27, 2017, 4:51 pm
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In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a tourist climbs into a hot air balloon as it readies to fly over temples in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a tourist climbs into a hot air balloon as it readies to fly over temples in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, hot air balloons are inflated in a field as they prepare to fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, hot air balloons are inflated in a field as they prepare to fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, hot air balloons are seen just after takeoff to fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, hot air balloons are seen just after takeoff to fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, hot air balloons fly over temples in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, hot air balloons fly over temples in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, hot air balloons carrying tourists are silhouetted against the rising sun as they fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, hot air balloons carrying tourists are silhouetted against the rising sun as they fly over the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Monday, March 13, 2017 photo, tourists gather on a temple to watch the sunset in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

In this Monday, March 13, 2017 photo, tourists gather on a temple to watch the sunset in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

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In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, the golden dome of the Dhammayazika Pagoda is seen from a hot air balloon in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

In this Tuesday, March 14, 2017 photo, the golden dome of the Dhammayazika Pagoda is seen from a hot air balloon in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. Balloon flights are a popular tourist activity in the city, which is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world. (Image: AP)

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In this Monday, March 13, 2017 photo, residents of Myanmar pay their respects to a Buddha statue inside the Ananda Temple in Bagan, Myanmar. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

In this Monday, March 13, 2017 photo, residents of Myanmar pay their respects to a Buddha statue inside the Ananda Temple in Bagan, Myanmar. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

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In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a tourist takes a photo from a temple in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a tourist takes a photo from a temple in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

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In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a monk, Pyin Nyarthara, sits atop the Buledi Pagoda, which is undergoing repairs from damage suffered in a 2016 earthquake, in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

In this Saturday, March 11, 2017 photo, a monk, Pyin Nyarthara, sits atop the Buledi Pagoda, which is undergoing repairs from damage suffered in a 2016 earthquake, in the ancient Myanmar city of Bagan. The city is home to the largest concentration of Buddhist temples, stupas and monuments in the world, most of which were built in the 11th and 12th centuries. (Image: AP)

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