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Address: Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Poor Cashel Street, this street looks as though it was nearly almost destroyed but due to the determination of the business people it is back on its feet again & we really enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2012
Baradine, Australia
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Baradine, Australia
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Reviewed 7 February 2012

Poor Cashel Street, this street looks as though it was nearly almost destroyed but due to the determination of the business people it is back on its feet again & we really enjoyed this new contemporary container shopping centre, very bright & the flowers everywhere made it welcoming. Lots of people were making the most of the situation & it... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2012

A number of shops and F&B outlets have moved to the "Re:Start Area" operating out of modded transport containers. The place is colorful and vibrant though fairly small. There are lots of nice shops for tourists and a few stalls for cheap tasty eats. Definitely a must visit if you want to bring goodies back from your trip.

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Suzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2012

We are Cantabrians who currently live and work overseas. We hadn't been home since the earthquakes and were not looking forward to seeing the damage. Yes, we were shocked, and deeply saddened by what we saw, but Cashel Street Mall in the centre of town, was a great inspiration. It contains creatively painted shipping containers that have been turned into... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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Reviewed 8 January 2012

The shipping containers are absolutely fantastic, loved the fact and the experience of having a coffee or meal in one of these. If you have the time whilst in christchurch - check it out.

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