The Sky of the Mexican City of Leon was decorated with hundreds of hot-air balloons during the ongoing International Balloon festival.

About 200 hot-air balloons of different shapes and colors from 23 countries including Japan, Croatia and Lithuania participated in the event.

The Director of the event said the festival has a worldwide reputation. The pilots who return to their countries are very happy and recommend others to come here.

He said that they have presented our flagship balloons in many countries.

The four-day festival kicked off on Friday.