Cashel Street, Christchurch

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Christchurch's imaginative response to a natural disaster, Cashel Street contains a series of shipping containers housing a community of small but thriving shops. Pedestrianized since the 1980s, this neighborhood suffered severe damage in 2011, when a 6.3-magnitude earthquake caused facades and entire buildings to collapse. Rejuvenated since then, this busy shopping street in the central business district now serves as a major tourist attraction, drawing shoppers and sightseers with its funky stores, food trucks, and weekend markets. Stop by the area to witness Christchurch's spirit of renewal and shop for designer clothing, shoes, food, and handmade souvenirs. To visit Cashel Street and other attractions in Christchurch, use our Christchurch trip planner .
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  • This set of shops are no longer in Christchurch. Was a bit disappointed. Please take this down as it is no longer avaliable  more »
  • A central street in the center of town, very close to a central station and not far from the train station. There are several restaurants in the area. My hotel-Breakfree at Cashel is located on the street very close to Central station. The hotel is very good. Of course there are several hop on hop off tram stops in the area.
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