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Christchurch Travel Guide: 1,244 reviews and 2,614 photos
***22 February 2011 The city of Christchurch was hit by a 6.3 earthquake and much of the CBD has been destroyed, including the Cathedral in the square. Some of this area is still inaccessible to the general public. It could be like this for some time. Life goes on, however, and the strong spirited people are determined to not let Christchurch die. They welcome visitors and hope people return to help bring life back.
Christchurch is the biggest city in the South Island. It has a distinctly English flavour having been established by English settlers many years ago.
This Millenium Challice was far bigger than I ever imagined, having only seen photos previously!!
As you can see, Christchurch city is very flat, but there are hills to the south and west of the city. And of course it's coastal with the Pacific Ocean being a very big influence.
- In a nutshell:A lovely character filled southern city.
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