Tag: paragliding

  • 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

  • Paragliding in Lima

    written by jonathansajoux on 2011-11-08 #places
    Paragliding in Lima

    Want to fly? Have you ever dreamed that you flew around the world as if you had super powers? Ever watched Superman and wondered how things would look from above? I'm talking about listening to the wind that hits your body, lifts you higher, and allows you to see the world from another perspective. An unforgettable experience: Paragliding.

  • Paredes Beach, Alcobaça

    written by zulupt on 2008-10-23 #places
    Paredes Beach, Alcobaça

    Paredes beach is located in the central Portuguese Atlantic cost, between Nazaré and São Pedro de Moel, it is one of my favorite places to relax and to take some photos, the village is very simple but it has some of the best restaurants for those who like seafood, in the summer is packed with tourists that seek wonderful, sunny and sandy beaches.

  • Kiting and paragliding @ Mont Ventoux

    written by champi on 2008-12-28 #places
    Kiting and paragliding @ Mont Ventoux

    At the beginning of October, I gathered with my parents and my brother and sister to celebrate my parents' 50 years... On the Saturday we went up the Mont Ventoux, a 1912 meters high summit in the South East of France, to play a bit with the kite and take a lesson of... Paragliding!