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Rooftop pools offer the opportunity to take in some rather spectacular views while enjoying a refreshing dip. These especially captivating pools may be some of the best, though some may not appeal to those with a fear of heights, like the Marina Bay Sands Skypark in Singapore, pictured above as one of the most, if not the most, impressive in the world. It embraces three buildings, appearing as if the water spills over the edge, but it’s actually being pumped back into the 55-stories-high pool.
Holiday Inn, Shanghai
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Not for the faint of heart, this glass-bottomed pool provides one of the most unique views of any swimming pool on the planet – nothing but air and the ground, 24 stories below, as it hovers above the street.
Alila Ubud Hotel, Payangan, Bali
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The Alila Ubud Hotel in Bali, is home to this infinity pool that appears to float above the lush Ayung River Valley.
The Vine Hotel, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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This infinity edge rooftop pool overlooks the city of Funchal, offering jaw-dropping views of the mountains and the sea, as well as the chance to watch the ships sail in and out.