Torreira is located in north of Porto, the second largest city in Portugal after Lisbon. Porto is one of the oldest European centers and registered as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1996. Although it's affected by the Atlantic ocean, the climate is semi-Mediterranean.
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Paramotoring in Christchurch, South Island, Canterbury New Zealand
Overall the city is surrounded by Avon, Heathcote and Waimakariri Rivers, and the Canterbury Plains. The climate is considered to be temperate, with cool and mild summers (maximum temperature 23°C/73.4°F), and cold and frosty winters (temperatures fall below 0°C/32°F frequently). Extreme sport lovers can enjoy paramotoring here in Christchurch.
Take-off from the top of Port Hill (the highest take-off site in the city) and enjoy the spectacular Canterbury Plains and the impressive Port of Lyttelton. Paramotoring, or powered paragliding as it is usually called, is an ultralight aviation form, in which you will be wearing the motor on your back and you will be able to fly at an altitude of approximately 500 ft/152.40 m.
The motor can be launched either on air or on the ground, with no further assistance. Paramotoring is the ultimate aviation sport that gives you unique experience of flying at high speeds.