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Flying squirrels (and a mouse)


Queenstown in New Zealand is a strange little town. Here people do crazy things like jump from bridges and they claim that it's fun. I decided to do something really wild and went to a barber. After a hair cut I jumped down from the historic Kawarau Bridge

I took my adventure mate Ivan with me. He jumped the bungy jump in my pocket. The jump itself went so fast that I didn't have time to think anything. The rubber rope let me fall down close to the water surface, pulled me up and then down again. Finally I was hanging down there and a rubber boat rescued me.

That's me in the first picture. After me probably a 70 years old grandpa jumped - like I told you, people do crazy things here!


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Feb. 15th, 2010 03:37 pm (UTC)
OMG!!!!!! you did it!!!!


you'd never get me to do that, I'd never trust the rope,
Feb. 17th, 2010 06:39 am (UTC)
I did it, now it's YOUR turn!
Feb. 15th, 2010 05:53 pm (UTC)
WOW! Sounds and looks so scary! I'd never do that O.O

But it seems you had fun and that's great :)
Feb. 17th, 2010 06:40 am (UTC)
I think you could do it too - TRY!
Feb. 15th, 2010 09:23 pm (UTC)
You have a lot more courage than I could ever muster.

Did Ivan like the jump?
Feb. 17th, 2010 06:38 am (UTC)
Ivan is really a wild mouse, he insested to jump another time!
Feb. 16th, 2010 02:49 pm (UTC)
Wow ! You're crazy too ! I would never do that !
Whaaat ?! You cuted your hair ?!!!
Feb. 17th, 2010 06:39 am (UTC)
The hair cut was the wildest part of my Queenstown adventure :)
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