Swakopmund is situated in Erogo District, at 361 km/224 mi in the west of Windhoek, Namibia's capital. The spot lies in the Namib Desert, western Namibia giving in the costal edge and facing the south Atlantic Ocean. The city is the main summer destination of the country and top spot for skydivers.
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Skydiving in Slidell, New Orleans, Louisiana USA
When in Slidell, don’t miss visiting Old Town, the historic downtown district to enjoy great architecture, art galleries and museums and also flea market type shops, good food and nightlife. If you are looking for adventure, don’t hesitate to try skydiving even if you have no prior experience.
Tandem skydiving requires minimum amount of training, as you are safely strapped to the instructor. There are also courses to attend, if you are more experienced and you want to try a solo jump.
Either way, when diving, you find yourself racing through the sky at speeds of approximately 120 mph/193 kph for about 60 sec free fall and a 5 to 7 parachute ride, with a breathtaking view of Lake Pontchartrain and New Orleans. All you have to do is dare it and give it a shot.