Are there any major cities that aren't near a big river or the sea?

citywanker

#1

is there a river in leeds?


#2

Shit ones like Madrid.


#3

Madrid is on a river


#4

mexico city


#5

Brasilia


#6

fake ones in America like Phoenix and Las Vegas


#7

Huh, so it is. I have zero recollection of it.


#8

Some of the ‘new’ capitals are are not near the sea or a river, although they do have artificial lakes etc. eg Ankara, Brasilia, Abuja, Canberra.


#9

Leeds is because that’s what flooded Suburban Home


#10

Phoenix is on the Salt River.


#11

No it’s not


#12

What’s new about Ankara?


#13

Leeds and Bradford aren’t near rivers. They only became big cities during the industrial revolution though, so it’s not like they needed to be next to a river to fend off angry Saxons.


#14

Brussels.
There is a small river, The Zenne, but it’s nothing much.


#15

Cairo


#16

lol


#17

i get leeds and liverpool mixed up


#18

one is a northern city home to a population with strange accents and huge delusions of grandeur, and the other is…oh


#19

Let me ask YOU are there any major rivers without a big city on them?

Please do not answer.


#20

great question.

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