The Devil’s Swimming Pool

The Victoria Falls is a waterfall situated in southern Africa between the countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe. The falls are, by some measures, the largest waterfall in the world. The falls are 108 meters high. Here they are on Google maps and this is a nice picture:

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Interestingly there is a spot known as the “Devil’s Swimming Pool”. During the months of September and December, people can swim as close as possible to the edge of the falls without falling over. Crazy if you ask me but check it out:

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