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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 …

Berkeley Hotel London, Hula Hoop Classes

LONDON HOTEL POOLS link

We were in London recently but sadly, our hotel did not have a pool. We wish we’d seen this piece from Forbes.com about hotel day spas in London. All of the hotels mentioned but one have pools. So, for the price of a spa treatment, access to some of London’s nicest …

NashvilleOmniHotel

OMNI, NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE

The pool at the Omni, Nashville is probably the hotel pool where you are most likely to spot a country music star—especially during Country Music Awards season. The hotel is connected to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, directly across the street from Music City Center where the CMA’s are held …

Avalon Hotel, Sweden

3 IMPOSSIBLY PERFECT POOLS, link

Here are three “impossibly perfect pools,” from Luxury Travel Magazine. These are some actual beauties here…not the same old, same old. And we wish this Avalon Hotel, Gothenburg, Sweden would get more props for it’s “death defying” clear-bottom, edge of the building pool. If we see the Joule in Texas …

Melia Sky Barcelona

MELIA SKY, BARCELONA, SPAIN

Contemporary and innovative, Meliá Barcelona Sky is a pretty big-deal hotel in Barcelona. It’s tall—29 floors and big—258 rooms and is one of the tallest and most symbolic buildings on the Barcelona skyline. It’s centrally located and an icon of the city of Gaudi.  Designed by the famous French architect …