Some of The Best Swimming Pools in the World

Some of The Best Swimming Pools in the World

10 of the world’s best swimming pools: readers’ travel tips

From The Guardian

For those looking for the ultimate in luxury and relaxation, there is nothing that can compare to a swimming pool.  Many experienced travelers are now trying to incorporate swimming pools into their travel plans, as these amenities are becoming the center of attention at many fabulous travel destinations worldwide.  This post from The Guardian showcases ten of the most amazing swimming pools from around the world with an eye towards helping that traveler choose their next vacation.

Here is an excerpt from the post:

From geothermal pools in Iceland to a floating pool in Berlin and a luxurious rooftop spot in Barcelona, these venues are perfect for making a big splash

WINNING TIP: North Sydney Olympic Pool, NSW, Australia
After work on hot evenings our family used to cool off at this pool. Its iconic position always makes the heart sing: it’s nestled between the harbour, Sydney Harbour bridge and Luna Park. There’s a 25m indoor pool and a fun fountain area alongside. The 50m outdoor pool is where the serious lane-swimming takes place. The smell of the sea and the sounds of the harbour add to the atmosphere. It’s a real city haven. There is a kiosk for snacks, and a restaurant overlooking the pool.

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