Toulouse is located in southwestern France in Haute – Garonne department, right on the banks of the River Garonne. It is the fourth largest metropolitan area after Paris, Marseille and Lyon. Toulouse is known as the center of the European aerospace industry. Headquarters of Aerospace Valley, Airbus, SPOT satellite system, Galileo positioning system and ATR make Toulouse a global cluster. Among these, Toulouse has a big sporting activity that spreads in the entire metropolitan area.
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Paragliding in El Fraile, Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba
El Fraile is the most visited paragliding site in Havana, due to its close proximity to the capital. It is located on the north shore of the island, close to Canasi flying spot. It is considered to be an excellent location for pilots with no previous experience, to practice touch and go and top landing.
The take off altitude is at 41 m/134.5 ft above sea level and the take off point is found at 23°8’47” (23.1466)N; 81°52’9″ (81.8693)W. There is a large area about 200 m/656 ft wide, where you can launch and land safely. The best wind directions are from the north and northeast. In addition, the ideal period to visit El Fraile is during spring and early summer months.
Do not miss the opportunity to live this unique experience and enjoy great panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea and the green landscape. Finally, apart from flying through the air, you can also try one of the many other leisure activities and watersports on offer in a short distance from the site.