• Public Waterfront Pools: 10 Aquatics Facilities Bordering Rivers and Oceans

    2 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Piscinas en Leça de Palmeira / Alvaro Siza. Image © Fernando Guerra | FG+SG
    At first glance, building a pool right beside another body of water seems a little redundant. After all, why would someone choose to swim in a pool when they have a river or ocean to enjoy? However, for people with limited mobility and younger more inexperienced swimmers, natural bodies of water can prove both daunting and dangerous. Pools not only provide a controlled, secure space for them to enjoy aquatic activities, they also provide a connection with the surrounding landscape.
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