Photo Galleries
My whirlwind 24 hours in Taiwan as a bridal supermodel Unlike the West, Taiwanese brides-to-be sit for hun sha ?? photo sessions before their actual wedding day. The photos are seen as a status symbol as well as a way to capture the brides' youth and glamor. More
8 startups that'll make your travel experience so much better Here are the new travel apps and services that will make trips easier, less time-consuming, and more fun for the every day business traveler. More
7 'Most American' cars Cars.com says these cars do the most for the American economy. More
Special Offer
5 of 9
BACK NEXT
Sky-Venture Orlando
Sky-Venture Orlando
Thrill junkies who have tired of roller coasters might consider these safe but scary alternatives: Sky-Venture Orlando (407-903-1150) offers skydiving in its 56-foot, 150-mile-an-hour wind tunnel. Reserve in advance to avoid the mad spring-break rush.

Or emulate Icarus at a safe distance from the sun: Thirty miles outside Orlando, Wallaby Ranch (800-925-5229), in Davenport, boasts the world's first full-time aerotow hang-gliding park (pictured). Owner Malcolm Jones, a former real estate developer, has launched over 38,000 flights since 1991 without a scratch.

NEXT: Magnetron

Last updated March 13 2008: 9:22 AM ET