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United Airlines: What to Eat, See and Do in Brazil

My 8 recommendations for “Things to Do” in Brazil. The list includes hang gliding, dune buggies, the Amazon Theater & more!

Click HERE for the interactive travel hub, and select “Things to Do.”


Taking flight at the Torrey Pines Gliderport!

The world-famous Torrey Pines Gliderport is possibly the coolest, most awesome place in all of San Diego. Hang gliders and paragliders float silently in the sky above rugged sandstone cliffs and the blue Pacific Ocean, painting a rare scene that few will ever forget. 948 more words

Hand Gliding in Rio de Janeiro

On my bucket list, hang gliding in Rio de Janeiro has always been an essential item. I once watched a video of a girl who had gone hang gliding there and instantly knew that I wanted to try it, too. 760 more words


And On This Day...

Sunday, August 15th, 1948, Francis and Gertrude Rogallo took their prototype flexible wing out to the field at Merrimac Shores in Hampton, VA to see how it might fly. 243 more words

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