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7 Hotel Pools You’ll Want to Visit Now

by Holly Riddle

Feb 4, 2019
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  • As a traveler, there are few relaxing summer activities comparable to lounging by a hotel pool. Whether you plan to escape to warmer temperatures soon or stick out the wintery weather, here are seven hotel pools to thaw the current freeze. © Dan Breckwoldt | Dreamstime.com
  • Enjoy a blast from the past when you visit this retro pool deck at Unscripted Durham, a unique property converted from a historic motor lodge. The summer swimming experience is anything but boring, welcoming travelers and locals alike with an updated vintage vibe and DJ sets on the weekend. © Unscripted Durham
  • Las Vegas is somewhat known for its wild pool parties, but it’s not impossible to find a secluded swimming pool, either. Try this pool at Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino, where you can lap the Romanesque architecture. © Gilbert Keuten | Dreamstime.com
  • What about a pool with a view? The Grace Santorini certainly delivers with an infinity pool and views of the Mediterranean contrasted against the island’s beautiful white architecture and rugged coastlines. © Dan Breckwoldt | Dreamstime.com
  • At the InterContinental Resort and Spa Tahiti, guests enjoy expansive views amid lush tropical greenery. This isn’t the only pool the property boasts, though. Guests get multiple options, including two freshwater infinity pools and a sand-bottomed pool. © Hel080808 | Dreamstime.com
  • At the more intimate Hotel Le Domaine de L’Orangeraie, bask in the Seychelles sun with a pristine pool on one side and the turquoise ocean waters on the other. The property’s smaller size means you’re never too many steps away from a cool drink or a spot of shade. © Nadezda Stoyanova | Dreamstime.com
  • Would you expect anything less original from a property named Hotel Unique? Enjoy a swim and some tunes courtesy of the underwater sound system, along with views of São Paulo, if you’re not turned off by the water’s crimson hue. © Filipe Frazao | Dreamstime.com
  • Once Manhattan heats up, head to The James Hotel in Soho for the rooftop experience christened Jimmy. The pool, bar and lounge come with great views of the city, 18 stories up, and are modeled with a 1970s Manhattan vibe in mind. © Christopher Heil | Dreamstime.com
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Feb 16, 2019

Most Romantic Honeymoon Destinations in South America

South America is a continent made for romance. As the birthplace of many seductive dances, this area knows how to show love and how to show it well. Newlyweds will love to take in the sights and culture of different places in South America while celebrating their love. Couples will enjoy being welcomed into the various countries by the friendly locals. There is a bevy of environments, including rainforests, beaches, deserts and even glaciers. South America offers a lot to a couple looking to bask in the afterglow of their wedding.

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Tips for Backpacking as a Solo Female

So, you’re planning a backpacking trip as a solo female. Good for you. Ignore the sideways glances and pestering questions from concerned friends and family, people are always wary of what they don’t know. You got this.

Work and Play in Italy

ONCE THE FINAL MEETING WRAPS and the last contract is signed and sealed with a handshake, what’s next? Do you catch a flight back home or do you take advantage of the destination? If your next business trip is to Italy, we suggest adding a few more days to explore the country’s most amazing hot spots. Make time for more than a mouthwater- ing Italian meal in these three cities.

Tips / Travel
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Comparing TSA PreCheck to Global Entry

You’ve seen the signs at the airport and watched with envy as other travelers sped through security and/or passport control, but what exactly are these programs so many travelers use to breeze in and out of airports, and how do they differ?