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10,000 Fly Lanterns in World Record Attempt

LanternMore than 10,000 locals released lanterns into the night sky on Friday in the Croatian capital Zagreb in an attempt to break a world record…

Thousands turned up to the Lampionovo Lantern Festival in the suburb of Zaprešić to fly lanterns carrying their hopes and best wishes into the sky, in an effort to break the record for the most amount of people to release lanterns into the sky at one time. The festival opened with the crowd signing a gigantic Valentine’s Day card which was then sent to Zaprešić’s sister town Kaštela on the Dalmatian coast. Those who turned up also enjoyed in local wine, cakes, chocolates, music and dance.

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