A refreshing dip in the water is sure to deliver relief from the scorching summer heat. However, if you haven’t yet had a chance to embark on your long-planned vacation to the beach, you’re not alone. In fact, most Americans don’t have the luxury of popping over to the ocean’s shore at a moment’s notice. In such instances, the swimming pool becomes the holy grail of summertime splendor and meaningful memories.
Don’t have a pool? Have no fear, water lovers of the world. There are more than 10.4 million residential pools and 309,000 public swimming pools in America [source: CDC]. It’s quite likely that there is a pool in the vicinity. So, grab your sunblock and a beach towel, because we’ve compiled 7 Family-Friendly Summer Pool Games that are sure to make a splash:
Last night’s Super Bowl didn’t feature the uproarious laughs and outrageous ads that we’re used to watching during each commercial break.
Still, some of this year’s best Super Bowl commercials …
The hospitality industry is alive and kicking. In 2012, we saw an onslaught of new properties opening. A strong focus on amenities and architecture will no doubt bring guest through the doors in droves. Here are our picks for the top 3 hotels to open in North America this year.