The World's largest Swimming Pool
by Globetrotter on 30 January 2008EN
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Location: Algarrobo, Chile; Length: 1 kilometre, Capacity: 250.000 m3 water; Construction time: 5 years; Costs: 1.34 Billion Euro
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