Re:START, Christchurch

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Shopping Mall · Hidden Gem · Shopping
For a special shopping experience in Christchurch Central City, visit Re:START, a modern mall and eatery made from shipping containers. This attraction was built as a temporary mall after the devastating earthquake of 2011, but has remained a fixture of the city ever since. Now, tourists come to view the unique architecture and browse the many shops, cafes, and food carts. Here, you will find big-name retailers and local boutiques in a one-of-a-kind setting. Planning Christchurch trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • With so many buildings lost or not useable, this set of shops, banks, bars and food places made out of containers is a great place to visit. It is not big but contains some good fast food stalls and.....  more »
  • It is restored city's shopping centrer's damaged or destroyed by the devastating 2011 earthquake, Christchurch created a mall made mostly out of shipping containers. Built into re-purposed shipping...  more »
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  • It is a facility for accelerating the construction of a full-fun diet for the public after the earthquake in New Zealand, where good food is good to sell and the atmosphere is very good
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