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Great photo-op in Bordeaux

A great place for photo enthusiasts. Interesting at different times of day and night. It’s shallow... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Skip D
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Beautiful picture spot in the evening. Not a far walk from the action. We were told it is better... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
carolc80
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Dover, Ohio
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The "Miroir d'Eau" is less than 10 years old, but located just across from a monument nearly 3 centuries old, it has become one of the city's main attractions.
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Place De La Bourse, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place for photo enthusiasts. Interesting at different times of day and night. It’s shallow, so you can walk straight across.

Thank Skip D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful picture spot in the evening. Not a far walk from the action. We were told it is better in the evening.

Thank carolc80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

conveniently located along the pedestrian walkway, this is interesting during the day, but spectacular at night. worth a night time outing.

Thank jim m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located right across from historic customs house building and by the river the reflecting pool is sight to see. Rises and lowers and on sunny or cloudy days a nice re-elections if the buildings.

Thank Jedda1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a walking tour and stopped here to see the scenery. It was a chilly day so we did not stay very long. There many visitors. Some even bikes over this water fountain.

Thank Saviotung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice flat and thin surface of water with fumigating waterfalls at regular intervals welcomed in hot summer days reflecting the XVII century facades of Place de la bourse opposite the road. In summer, or week ends, usually it is full of people and famillies. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wonder how much this feature cost.... the locals seem to like it and so did we but you wonder how long it's appeal will last. Clever bit of design and construction though.

Thank Observer2908
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Water Mirror is a very nice place to visit a the center of Bordeaux. Very relaxing and cool if you visit a hot summet day. Kids and adults alike shower joyfully in the waters of the fountain while your are sitting at a bench...More

Thank christodoulakicissy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not expect to be impressed, but I loved this clever water feature. It was so cool! People of all ages delighted in the burbling water, the mist, the fog, and then it all clearing away, just to cycle back again. Great photo opportunities....More

Thank laneybelle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The world's largest reflecting pool covers over 3,000 m3. Excellent spot for a quick cooldown on a hot summer day. A very busy city hangout especially for children in the summer holidays. Good with kids.

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793patrickw
July 6, 2018|
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The pictures at night have water in the the reflection. I was there from 900pm until 1130pm. I saw it steam and fill with water twice, but there was still daylight left. After the sky was finally dark (~1030pm), it never... More
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jeyananthan
October 7, 2017|
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Response from Blair H | Reviewed this property |
Tram or Uber. Trams in Bordeaux are brilliant. Uber means not lines and when you get into the station there are frequently many people also lining up for taxis.
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Noisy W
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