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Get ready for an unforgettable adventure in the air as you take off on a hot air balloon ride over Nottingham. Our iconic big red balloon sets off from the beautiful Colwick Country Park located in Nottingham Racecourse.
As you rise up, up and away, you'll get to witness the winding River Trent becoming smaller and smaller. With the wind as your guide, take in the stunning unspoiled countryside to the east, with wooded areas to the north and rolling patchwork fields to the south.
Get a bird's eye view of the cityscape of Nottingham, with its impressive architecture, as you float up majestically into the sky.
Experience the magic of hot air ballooning with Balloons Over Britain and elevate your senses on a Nottingham hot air balloon ride of a lifetime.
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Nottingham is a city in the East Midlands region of England, located about 128 km north of London. It has a population of approximately 330,000 people, making it the 8th most populous city in the United Kingdom. Nottingham is known for its rich history, culture, and landmarks, such as the famous Sherwood Forest, home of the legendary outlaw Robin Hood.
Other notable attractions in the city include Nottingham Castle, which has been rebuilt and expanded several times throughout its history, and is now a museum and art gallery; the Nottingham Playhouse, a popular theatre venue; and the City of Caves, an underground network of caves and tunnels that were used as homes, workplaces, and hideouts for hundreds of years.
Nottingham is also home to two major universities, the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University, which contribute significantly to the city's vibrant student population and cultural diversity. Additionally, Nottingham is well known for its thriving music and nightlife scene, as well as its sports teams, including Nottingham Forest FC and Notts County FC.