Nothing beats the summer heat like a perfect pool dip. Starting to plan your summer vacation? Resorts around the world are stepping up their pool game to offer the latest activities both kids and adults will enjoy all vacation long. Whether you want to swim up to the in-pool bar for a cocktail or take a paddleboat around a giant manmade lagoon, these hotel pools are breaking all the rules when it comes to putting on the ultimate pool party. 

Don't worry-- you still have time to work on your cannonball before hitting the deck.