Swimming

Saunas, soaking and chess: Hungary's best spas

Saunas, soaking and chess: Hungary's best spas

With hundreds of springs feeding baths, lakes and pools, spas aren't a luxury but a way of life
World's 15 most spectacular swimming pools

World's 15 most spectacular swimming pools

Amazing pools in amazing locations, including one that's so special you're not even allowed to swim in it
New swimming stroke 'invented' in China

New swimming stroke 'invented' in China

As Shanghai is hosting the FINA World Championships, a local amateur swimmer hopes to patent the world’s only "leisurely" swimming stroke
China’s economy isn’t the only thing getting bigger

China’s economy isn’t the only thing getting bigger

Behold China’s portable Speedo bulge, a new way to handle the "disappearing act" that even Houdini would find impressive
6 best Sydney saltwater pools

6 best Sydney saltwater pools

Ocean without jellyfish. Pool without chlorine. Until they invent a magic swimsuit that makes us look ten pounds lighter, this is as good as swimming gets
7 sexy skinny dips

7 sexy skinny dips

Seven spots in Asia where clothing is just a chore
Naked, wet, free: 22 sexy skinny dips

Naked, wet, free: 22 sexy skinny dips

Bathing naked isn't just for babies
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A photo pro explains how to capture some of America's most famous landmarks while dealing the summer travel crowds