In Pictures: Up in the air with hot air balloons

A new world record was set in France when 433 hot air balloons soared into the sky over the July 25 and 26 weekend. More than 300,000 visitors are expected to attend one of the biggest international hot air balloon festivals, which runs from July 24 to Aug 2, 2015. Elsewhere, hot air balloon festivals are also dazzling crowds in New Jersey and Belarus.