If you’re looking to keep cool while getting your adrenaline pumping this summer, check out these cool waterslides from around the world.

Leap of Faith, Aquaventure, Bahamas

Freefall, Area 47, Austria

Wild Vortex, Wilderness at the Smokies, Tennessee

Summit Plummet, Blizzard Beach, Orlando, Florida



(Main image: Wilderness at the Smokies)

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Marissa WillmanMarissa Willman earned a bachelor's degree in journalism before downsizing her life into two suitcases for a teaching gig in South Korea. Seoul was her home base for two years of wanderlusting throughout six countries in Asia. In 2011, Marissa swapped teaching for travel writing and now calls Southern California home.

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