Tag: human birds

  • Paragliding in The Bavarian Forest

    written by vicuna on 2009-06-22 #places
    Paragliding in The Bavarian Forest

    One of the oldest human dreams is to fly like the birds. In the Greek mythology, Icarus and his father Daedalus tried to escape from their exile on the island of Crete by building themselves wings made out of feathers and wax.... but Icarus was so fascinated to feel like a bird that he came to close to the sun, the wax melted and he felt down in the sea.... Today, some crazy human beings are still trying to fly: the paragliders