As you may have noticed, Amsterdo has a brand new category on the website. In our travel section we will cover destinations all over the world. Cause we all know Amsterdam is wonderful, but there is so much more to explore! We hope to inspire you to venture into the world and discover all it has to offer. And what better place to travel from than Schiphol airport, voted Europe’s best airport for years in a row by Passenger’s Choice Awards. In 2013, Schiphol was also rated the third-best airport internationally, only beaten by Singapore Changi Airport and Incheon International Airport (South Korea). What more can you ask for as a starting point for any trip?
To get you in the travel mood we’ve compiled a list of some of the most amazing swimming pools on earth. Which is your favourite?
#1. The pool at Hanging Gardens Ubud Hotel in Bali, Indonesia
#2. Infinity pool in Singapore at Marina Bay Sands resort
#3. Gold energy pool at St. Regis in Lhasa, Tibet
#4. Pool at the Velassaru Resort in the Maldives
#5. The San Alfonso del Mar Seawater Pool in Algarrobo, Chile is the world’s largest pool. The pool is 1 kilometer(0.62 miles) long, covers 20 acres and holds 66 million gallons of water.
#6. Sanctuary Swala’s pool in Tanzania, Africa. This pool overlooks a water hole in a secluded area of Tarangire National Park where elephant and antelopes run free.
#7. The Skye hotel pool in São Paolo, Brazil
#8. The pool at Alila Uluwatu resort in Bali, Indonesia
#9. Spa pool at the Reethi Rah One and Only Resort in Maldives
#10. The starry lit pool at Jumeirah Dhevanafushi resort in the Maldives
#11. Pool at Boucan by Hotel Chocolat in St. Lucia
#12. Giola Lagoon, a natural pool near the village of Astris on Thassos in the Greek Islands
#13. Pool at the Biras Creek hotel on Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands
#14. The Sarojin resort pool in Khao Lak, Phang Nga, Thailand
#15. Blue Lagoon Geothermal Resort pool in Grindavík, Iceland