Hang Gliding Heaven Series Part IV:
Inter-island-flight from Lanzarote to Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain.
The video is first showing a best-of-collection flying at Famara, Cuchillo, Tenesar, Macher and a speedrun along the spine of Mirador. Then the real fun starts with the island highlights from the seagull's view: crater of Monte Corona, castle of Teguise, desert of Zonzamas and a low save over the unlandable wine yards of La Geria.
Reaching cloud base over Femes and again over the beach of Papagayo I kept drifting to the very end of the island overlooking the sea channel of La Bocayna with Fuerteventura on the horizont. At 1.300m and 30 km/h tailwind from NNE I could not resist starting my final glide INTO THE BLUE...
track log & pics: xcontest.org/2012/world/en/pilots/detail:Weissenberger > 30.12.11