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Book cover of Stefanie Waldek's Swimming Pools: The World's Best, with a swimming pool with diving board; sunset behind. Published by Lannoo Publishers.

Swimming Pools

The World's Best

By (author) Stefanie Waldek


Publishing 7th Aug 2024
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  • The best swimming pools from around the world
  • A curated selection of exceptional destinations to add to your travel bucket list
  • Discover 200 unique locations that offer unforgettable poolside experiences
  • A collectible piece for enthusiasts of design and aesthetics
Full Description

This book about the world’s best swimming pools is a visual exploration that showcases 200 of the most remarkable and innovative pools from around the globe. From rooftop pools situated on skyscrapers or upscale hotels, offering breathtaking views of the city skyline while providing a luxurious and serene environment, to natural pools that harmonize with their natural surroundings, including those formed by rock formations, spring-fed pools, or pools nestled in forested areas. Discover pools that are architectural feats, incorporating innovative shapes, materials, and design elements that push the boundaries of traditional pool design. Through captivating photographs and informative text, the book highlights the architectural brilliance, design concepts, and unique features of these pools. It offers readers an opportunity to appreciate the aesthetic beauty, functional aspects, and cultural significance of these aquatic spaces, while also serving as a source of inspiration for travel, design, and leisure. The book serves as a travel guide tailored specifically to those seeking remarkable pool experiences.

About the Author

Stefanie Waldek is a Saratoga Springs–based journalist and author whose words have appeared in Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, and, among other publications. Her books include 150 Gardens You Need to Visit Before You Die, 150 Golf Courses You Need to Visit Before You Die, and the forthcoming World's Best Swimming Pools.

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Lannoo Publishers
Publish date
7th Aug 2024
USA & Canada
6.69 in x 8.66 in
464 Pages
350 color
Name of series
World's Best
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