Ikar /lat. Icarus/ according to Greek mythology, tried to escape, together with his father - Deadalus, from Crete island, where the two men were held captive by king Minos. To break away from the imprisonment, the two heroes utilized wings made of wax. Unfortunately, Icarus who flew to close to the sun, melted his wings and crashed into the Mediterranean sea. Ikar is also a name of a travel agency, offering trips and hollidays in Northen Africa and Mediterranean region.