The exceptional quietness, the lack of a feeling of movement, and the bird’s-eye view.
Things that attract people into the basket that normally hangs under the balloon.
The landscape and winds in Savoie are ideally suited for that kind of flight.
Another quality on the Alps’ long “positive list”
Savoie, on the upper hillside with the Alps a stone’s throw away.
The girl might think of the old saying that “an apple a day, keep the doctor away”
– the unofficial sequel is “if you can hit him with the apple”.
Many sit on a sloping plateau and perhaps dream or become fascinated
– while looking at others “those sailing in the wind”.
Moutiers french Savoie, inspiring gable painting.