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Impressive to feel the impact destruction

When walking in the early evening around and witnessing all the buildings under restoration and... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
alex4777
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Purmerend, The Netherlands
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The Re-Birth of L'Aquila

It's been 8 years now since the devastated earthquake of 2009. Roughly 30-35% of the buildings have... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
melopepo
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Genk, Belgium
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“The Re-Birth of L'Aquila”
26 Jun 2017
“Impressive to feel the impact destruction”
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It's been 8 years now since the devastated earthquake of 2009. Roughly 30-35% of the buildings have gone through a great restoration. The quality of the work is just amazing. You will see how much work still needs to be done but so far I'm...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

When walking in the early evening around and witnessing all the buildings under restoration and others scaffolded, to prevent them falling apart, you feel the destructive force of the 2009 earthquake. It felt like visiting a war zone, like in Syria, although I've never been...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Almost deserted with closed alleys and ruined homes. But one can see the past richness of the city in past while touring the historical center. A lot of restoration and renovation is underway; however it seems that these will continue for some more decades. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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