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Bungee Jumping

Bungee Jumping Bungee jumping is a sport that has dramatically evolved over the past couple decades. Bungee jumping has evolved into a sport of art and thrill. As a tribal tradition, the ritual was soon incorporated with a bungee cord. Bungee jumping spread rapidly throughout the world, ever-growing in popularity. Detailed designs and engineering have helped to take bungee jumping to all new limits. An array of prices depicts a variety of heights, harnesses, and locations of sites. Bungee...

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Bungee Jumping

The Advantages of Bungee Jumping Bungee jumping is an extreme sports in our modern life between human and creatures. According to the old story, they began the bungee jumping ritual to reenact the legend of a woman and her husband jumping off a cliff. She surviving because her ankles were tied with vines and he perishing ( Lundman. S, 2010 ). There are various of advantages of doing Bungee Jumping which is to encourage people to participate in an adventurous sports, challenging ourself to do such...

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Plunging with the Pope

you ever tried bungee Camerlengo? Camerlengo: (to audience) I can’t have misheard this time. Pope: Let me tell you a story about when I went bungee jumping as a lad. I met a man who was an expert bungee jumper and we went to my old diving spot. Normally you can dive through a cave at the top of the cliff and glide into the water below. Today however, the cave was blocked with cow manure. Some farmer must have tried to dump it into the water. The man set up all the bungee equipment and...

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Trip to the Beach

lunch at a seafood restaurant on the boardwalk. Afterwards, we spend the day at water parks, riding go-carts, and playing putt-putt, although for the brave at heart, there are always the option of getting a new tattoo or piercing, hang gliding and bungee jumping. As the day winds down, we go to the beach and build sand castles, collect sea shells and take walks on the shore. Some of us play volleyball while others ride the water tricycle, or learn how to body surf, parasail and ride jet skis. For those...

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Be Brave to Take the First Step

west cultural city. We have long heard of the famous challenge project there from TV. It said Macau has a great challenge project integrating recreation, challenge, adventure and stimulation, which is 233 meters high from the Macau tower called bungee jumping. We went directly to the Macau tower as soon as we arrived at Macau. During the way on the bus, my heart's beating faster, I expected to jump very much, while at the same time I felt a little afraid and worried. The tower was really very...

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Types Of Adventure Tourism

of interests, therefore Adventure Tourism is can be defined as the form of entertainment which is risky or challenging in the places of interests. In this essay I will discuss one form of adventure tourism offered on South Africa (Bloukrans Bridge Bungee Jump), and relating to its geomorphic landform found in South Africa. I will firstly describe the landform, its location and how the landform was formed. Secondly I will give details on the type of adventure tourism associated with this particular...

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Analysis Of Koh Samui's Top Surprising Activities

coral reef around nearby Natien Beach. Bungee Jump We all have a ‘bucket list’ experience or activity that we’ve always wanted to try out. If your one involves strapping a rope to your legs and jumping headfirst off a high platform, Samui Bungy Jump is here to make your dreams come true! In the heart of Chaweng – one of the most beautiful beach resorts in the world – you can get a turbo-charged dose of adrenaline by plunging 50 metres into a purpose built bungee splash pool off Soi Reggae. With the...

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On Heights

it’s no wonder that we, as humans, make towers to view this wonderful world in which we live. The Eiffel Tower, originally designed for scientific purposes, is now a landmark from which people gaze out on the elegance of Paris. Skydiving and bungee jumping enhance the thrill of heights, taking considerable liberties with the “being safe but still feeling fear” part. Even with so many of us that can’t handle walking up a ladder, we still create ways of bringing this consciousness, of both the awesome...

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Extreme Sports

Lady: Nowadays , “Extreme sports” or “X-Games” such as climbing, bungee jumping , and downhill skateboarding are being practiced by Peruvians more often . But I’m wondering the reason why Peruvians now prefer to do this kind of stunts instead of practicing safer sports, I mean , sports which don’t involve putting in risk their lives . karol: Well, it seems likely they’re looking for non-common activities and want to feel the experience of trying something new which may motivate them to do crazy...

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Summer Holiday

morning. We went on the jeep, which was named by the local as “Moon Car”. The bumpy roads and the strong wind made us feel that we were dancing with the breeze. We were very close to the downstream of the fall when we saw a man preparing to do his bungee jump. The man had dropped his coat over the side of the hill and we all watched as it fell and swirled around in the whirlpool. After that we went to “Subholong”, it is one of the small villages in the south eastern region of Bangladesh which has...

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