6. Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta | USA

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is a yearly festival of hot air balloons that takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, during early October. The Balloon Fiesta is a nine-day event, and has over 500 balloons each year. The event is the largest hot air balloon festival in the world.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - OCTOBER 6: Balloon fans roam the launch field on Day 5 of the 2010 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta on October 6, 2010 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There are over 500 balloons representing over 45 countries participating in this year?s Fiesta. (Photo by Steve Snowden/Getty Images)
ALBUQUERQUE, NM – OCTOBER 6: Balloon fans roam the launch field on Day 5 of the 2010 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta on October 6, 2010 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There are over 500 balloons representing over 45 countries participating in this years Fiesta. (Photo by Steve Snowden/Getty Images)