Swimming

London underwater: Where to cool off when summer hits the city

London underwater: Where to cool off when summer hits the city

New pool in once-grim area behind King's Cross station is latest addition to UK capital's increasingly popular outdoor swim scene
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
Naked, wet, free: 22 sexy skinny dips

Naked, wet, free: 22 sexy skinny dips

Bathing naked isn't just for babies
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
CNN Partner Hotels

CULINARY JOURNEYS

We asked CNN readers to vote for their favorite culinary destination in an open Facebook poll. These 10 came out on top

BEST of USA

great American factory tours
These manufacturing walk-throughs give a glimpse of assembly line magic. And free samples