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Disappearing water

Travelled along to Sacedon to see the lakes which looked an amazing complex on the map. The reality... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2015
Aberdeen, United Kingdom

The Spanish government has decided to divert the river close to its origin to Murcia. From river... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2015
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Flowing 626 miles from central Spain, west across Portugal to the Atlantic Ocean, the Tagus River forms one of Europe's most important harbors at its mouth, Lisbon.
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  • Terrible2%
2 Sep 2015
“Disappearing water”
3 Aug 2015
Sacedon, Spain
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Travelled along to Sacedon to see the lakes which looked an amazing complex on the map. The reality is quite a shock, with large areas of Rio Seco and the small amount of water left looking like a dribb;e in the bottom of a bath....More

1  Thank crawfie
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

The Spanish government has decided to divert the river close to its origin to Murcia. From river Tajo to river Segura. The lake has shrunken by half and will dry up if more water are diverted to dry Murcia instead of taking the water from...More

1  Thank ko-pangan
Reviewed 9 September 2013

We were on a cruise and although the river was huge it was brilliant. It was well worth getting up early and missing breakfast.Once ashore we went on a tour bus but we seemed to be continuously in a traffic queue the driving was bad...More

Thank lynnephil213
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Please do not bother with the river trip they provide as part of their City Bus Tour. They took us along the river past the port authority and all you could see were cargo containers! After about 20 mins I went downstairs to the bar...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Hard not to see this from many places in Lisbon. Nice scenery for photographers. You must see while in Lisbon.

1  Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Lisbon is situated over the Taugus River but somehow you do not feel it. In Porto you feel it much, much more. There are a few attractions over the river, but somehow there is not much to do and as the river is wide, you...More

1  Thank Wolszczak
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Long are gone the day of a river full of industrial and city pollution. Its a pleasure to sail or just walk on by.

1  Thank Nuno1800
Reviewed 22 November 2012

Another sight I have visited many times and never tire of. Take a river cruise to get the best of seeing Lisbon from the river.

Thank 59busybee
Reviewed 18 November 2012

There are not many attractions around. You could visit once. Any tour bus takes you along the river banks.

Thank Bandaru75
Reviewed 19 September 2012

The Taugus River looks very wide and many times you do not know if it is a river or the sea. It is a vey long river because it originates in Spain.

Thank BennyMalaga
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