Hot Air Balloon Festival Marks 100 Years of Independence in Lithuania: Pictures

Hot air balloons fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot air balloons fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta, celebrating a century of Lithuanian independence. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta, celebrating a century of Lithuanian independence. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta in Kaunas, Lithuania. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta in Kaunas, Lithuania. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
One hundred hot air balloons float into the skies over Kaunas, Lithuania. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
One hundred hot air balloons float into the skies over Kaunas, Lithuania. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
The International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom to celebrate a century of Lithuanian independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
The International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom to celebrate a century of Lithuanian independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
The Wind of Freedom event brings together 100 hot air balloons from across the globe to celebrate a century of Lithuanian independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
The Wind of Freedom event brings together 100 hot air balloons from across the globe to celebrate a century of Lithuanian independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
One hundred hot air balloons float into the skies over Kaunas to mark 100 years of the Baltic state's independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
One hundred hot air balloons float into the skies over Kaunas to mark 100 years of the Baltic state's independence. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot-air balloons prepare to fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot-air balloons prepare to fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air ballons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air balloons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta in Kaunas, Lithuania. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot air balloons take part in the Wind of Freedom 100 hot air balloon fiesta in Kaunas, Lithuania. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
Hot-air balloons prepare to fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images
Hot-air balloons prepare to fly over Kaunas, Lithuania during the International 100 Hot Air Balloon Fiesta Wind of Freedom. PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP/Getty Images