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Copacabana Palace, Rio

5 HOTEL SWIMMING POOLS IN RIO DE JANEIRO

So, you’ve decided to brave the political uncertainty, instability, and threat of Zika to see the games in Rio? Here are 5 of the hotel pools you might want to swing by between events: 1. Hotel Fasano is in the Zona Sul at the apex of two fabulous beaches (Ipanema and Arpoadqr). The rooftop …

Borneo Shangri-La Infinity Pool

WE WISH WEDNESDAY: SHANGRI-LA ARU, BORNEO

It’s Wednesday and we wish we were so very far away, relaxing in this amazing looking infinity pool in Borneo. In our minds, this is us: Besides it’s amazing location along the South China Sea, underneath gently swaying coconut palms and not far from a national park, the resort also …

Photo: Bushman's Kloof

BUSHMAN’S KLOOF RESORT, SOUTH AFRICA

Our very favorite A-#1 travel blogger posted about infinity pools at Bushman’s Kloof Resort, South Africa today. Turns out Geraldine shares our confusion about the mis-use of “infinity” when it comes to a pool with a very clear start and end point. Her awesome info-graphic sums it up quite nicely. …

Costa del Flori

INCREDIBLE HOTEL POOLS LINK

Trip Advisor compiled some “hotel swimming pool eye candy” for your cold and stormy February enjoyment. Check it out here. Personally, we’re coveting a swim in that Sardinian infinity pool that really does appear to go on forever (Hotel Costa dei Fiori). Links in the article take you to Trip …

Photo: Marina Sands

THE POOL AT MARINA BAY SANDS, SINGAPORE

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore is often on Top Ten lists of noteworthy hotel pools. The 2,561-room hotel, built for a mere $5.7 billion has become something of a landmark, known most for its Sands SkyPark. The SkyPark is massive with nearly three-acres perched at the top of the hotel’s three, …