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Left the biggest impression on me from Bordeaux

Having looked up places in Bordeaux beforehand this was the first place we went to. We arrived at... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Taurine330
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Helsinki, Finland
Bordeaux Reflecting Pond

An enjoyable place to spend a few minutes or a few hours on a warm September's afternoon. There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FreeSpirit250
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Place de la Bourse, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Having looked up places in Bordeaux beforehand this was the first place we went to. We arrived at an opportune time. The square was full of water and there was no wind to cause ripples. The reflection was spectacular. Having said that coming here other...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

An enjoyable place to spend a few minutes or a few hours on a warm September's afternoon. There are a lot of people enjoying the cool mist and unusual visual effects of this unique free attraction in Vieux Bordeaux.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Children, adults and dogs seem to love this place. Fun to watch everybody having a good time. Nice setting along the river.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice place enjoyable either with kids or with adults also all alone. My favorite place in Bordeaux.

Thank Mariamhye
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Water Mirror is not only a creative piece of public space but an interesting and entertaining amenity for this charming city. Positioned along the river front it is a large, flat platform that produces a light mist during the day so that kids and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must to visit..superb idea. Great by day with the mist and water..at night it becomes magical , with the beautiful lights reflected..can stay for ages just enjoying people having fun..

Thank sueHBrighton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to view the river or take shots of the Bourse. Young children will enjoy removing their shoes and running through it.

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ever seen anything like this before! It’s great. Watching adults splash around like children as they wait for the mist is amazing A MUST see in Bordeaux

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an amazing sight which took us by surprise as we walked along the river Garonne. Picturesque when it is still with a mirror like finish, but amazing when the mist rises! Must see!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I didn't know a thing about this 'instillation' before driving passed it. Our holiday was in the countryside. We had landed in Bordeaux and hired a car to drive to our destination so had done NO research about this city or its attractions. We didn't...More

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