Space City boasts two first-class drop zones -- that's skydive lingo for "place where people jump out of planes." You can jump from 14,000 feet even if you have no experience with the sport; all you have to do is take a short training class and then tether up to a more skilled skydiver. After 60 seconds of free fall, you'll pull the rip cord and drift for several minutes to a comfy landing. At Skydive Spaceland in Rosharon, you'll feel like a serious student, learning how to pull the rip cord and land the parachute on your first jump. On the other hand, at Skydive Houston in Waller (the self-proclaimed "country club of skydiving"), your tandem master won't mind if you relax and enjoy the jump while she takes care of all the details -- like... More >>>