Southern Africa Adventure - Vic Falls Bungee 
This is the Victoria Falls Bridge.  The tiny blue roof that you see in the middle of the bridge covers the platform from which we were to make our jump.
This is the Victoria Falls Bridge. The tiny blue roof that you see in the middle of the bridge covers the platform from which we were to make our jump.
Last comment 08/13/20.
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Sara was none too happy about the fact that this was about to happen.
Sara was none too happy about the fact that this was about to happen.
Last comment 04/19/22.
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I wasn't either but I was a bit giddy with fear.
I wasn't either but I was a bit giddy with fear.
Last comment 08/12/20.
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The crew who prepared us for the tandem jump was quite efficient, courteous, and professional.  They claim to have a 100% success rate.  :-)
The crew who prepared us for the tandem jump was quite efficient, courteous, and professional. They claim to have a 100% success rate. :-)
Last comment 08/13/20.
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This jump is 111 meters tall.  Way down below us is the Zambezi River.  Soon we will be very close to it.  The gentlemen counted down from 10, and at 2 we were supposed to get our jump in motion.
This jump is 111 meters tall. Way down below us is the Zambezi River. Soon we will be very close to it. The gentlemen counted down from 10, and at 2 we were supposed to get our jump in motion.
Last comment 08/13/20.
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AAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!
AAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!!
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I'm terrified of heights - why am I doing this???
I'm terrified of heights - why am I doing this???
Last comment 08/14/20.
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We had a full 4.3 seconds of free fall..  Thats certainly long enough to talk and cry about how this was a terrible, terrible, terrible idea...  ;-)
We had a full 4.3 seconds of free fall.. Thats certainly long enough to talk and cry about how this was a terrible, terrible, terrible idea... ;-)
Last comment 04/19/22.
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The worst part of the whole experience was when the jump was over and we were winched back up to the top.  It took a long time -we were just dangling there..  terrified..  I was so incredibly happy when we got back on solid ground!  :-)
The worst part of the whole experience was when the jump was over and we were winched back up to the top. It took a long time -we were just dangling there.. terrified.. I was so incredibly happy when we got back on solid ground! :-)
Last comment 08/12/20.
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