2018 Saga International Balloon Fiesta in Saga Prefecture


On November 3 and 4, World GO! visited Saga Prefecture for the 2018 Saga International Balloon Fiesta. A total of 109 balloons from 17 countries and regions participated in the event this year. Over the 5-day event, the number of visitors totaled about 821,000! 

saga2.jpgDomo got the chance to ride a hot-air balloon. The balloon hovered about 2 meters above ground. What fun! 

saga3.jpgA whopping 1200 visitors came by World GO! to participate in our stamp rally activity as well as to sample the NHK WORLD-JAPAN contents on offer via the touchscreen TV and tablets. Thank you for your enthusiasm and we hope everyone had a good time!