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World’s largest swimming pool – off the coast of Chile

It is more than 1,000 yards long, covers 20 acres, has a 115-foot deep end, and holds 66 million gallons of water. The Guinness Book of Records has named the vast pool beside the sea in Chile as the biggest in the world. But if you fancy splashing out on one of your own –

Titanic’s legacy: A fascination with disasters

Epic disasters — the anguished cries, the stories of heroism — are the central narratives of our age, both enthralling and horrifying. And our obsession began a century ago, unfolding in just 160 terrifying minutes, on a supposedly unsinkable ship, as more than 1,500 souls slipped into the icy waters of the North Atlantic. And

Sailing around the Caribbean aboard the world’s biggest cruise ship

It’s a big, big story. So enormous that it’s difficult to know where to begin when looking at life on board the Allure of the Seas. Size really does matter on the world’s largest cruise ship, which at 1,181ft is just two inches longer than its sister ship Ocean of the Seas. There are not