Canhas is a small village in the municipality of Ponta do Sol, in the Portuguese island of Madeira. The agricultural way of life takes you back in old times, when nature was human's friend. It is one of the access doors to Paul da Serra, the amazing and the only plateau in Madeira. Paul da Serra is the only source that feeds the stream-lets that flowing down the Island.
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Paragliding in Mona Vale, Sydney, New South Wales Australia
North of Mona Vale beach, just above the coastal cliff, is a small grassed area which is very popular with para-glider pilots. If the instinct for adventure sports runs in your blood, then you should visit this place. Use the lower grassed area and take off from the edge.
Admire the stunning views of the beach and the surrounding area while you are floating through the air. The landing is on the beach, which sometimes has a steep cliff. Do not fly when the wind is from the west of south. This site is appropriate only for intermediate and advanced para-gliders.
Note: the lower airspace level is at 2500 ft/762 m. The GPS coordinates for the take off are 33.6745:S, 151.3191:E. Height: 100 ft/30 m AMSL. The paragliding association is at your disposal.