<p>The vertiginous "infinity pool" at the Marina Bay Sands resort offers a sweeping view of <a href="http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/countries/singapore-guide/">Singapore</a>, a country that's achieved success while building up instead of out.</p> <p><i>See more <a href="http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/12/city-solutions/city-solutions-photography">pictures</a> from the December 2011 feature <a href="http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/12/city-solutions/kunzig-text">story</a>, "The City Solution."</i></p>

Infinty Pool, Singapore

The vertiginous "infinity pool" at the Marina Bay Sands resort offers a sweeping view of Singapore, a country that's achieved success while building up instead of out.

See more pictures from the December 2011 feature story, "The City Solution."

Photograph by Chia Ming Chien

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