Wish Lanterns ( Launch: weekly photo challenge )

For everyone who was able to see the movie Tangled and was fascinated by those enchanting sky lanterns in the sky, look no further but in Cebu City in the Philippines.

These sky lanterns are also known as Wish Lanterns and are gathered up into the heavens for every meaningful event in one’s life, usually in weddings and to start the New Year.

Biodegradable and made into perfection, these lights are a sight to behold!

Remember the scene from Tangled? Great sights…can’t wait to watch these lanterns first hand!

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29 thoughts on “Wish Lanterns ( Launch: weekly photo challenge )

  1. I never saw Tangled, but the Wish Lights are amazing! What a magical tradition.

  2. What a gorgeous photo!! I love that scene in Tangled. I bet it’s incredible in person!! =)

  3. Angelene @Languages Of Art

    Oooh, pretty lights!

  4. Love those lanterns, the perfect launch photo.

  5. Outstanding captures. Great angles! I wish to be in an event like this. Been seeing a lot of it in wordpress. This, and hot air balloons.

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  8. wow, it must be a beautiful sight. And thanks for the comments on my blog.

  9. Oh, wow! I didn’t know there’s something like that in the Philippines. Just beautiful…and yes magical! Must be an awesome sight to see all that in person. Wonderful. Happy New Year!!!

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  14. How beautiful…what a lovely and meaningful tradition
    Siggi in Downeast Maine, USA

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  15. Beautiful, I would like to see this in person one day… very magical

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  17. Great Photographs 🙂

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  19. jbheronneau

    This is absolutly terrefic!!!
    Amazing pictures!
    I especially love the 3rd one, with the flying lights!!!!

    Here are my pictures for this theme… If you wanna have a look 🙂


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