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Old November 16th, 2008, 02:31 PM   #21
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Tourism and building compagnies caused much more damage after WOII than the nazi's in WOII.
It pretty much equals out. The city centre was hit really hard back then.
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Old November 16th, 2008, 06:36 PM   #22
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Old Oostende was really great and today i think is too
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Old November 16th, 2008, 09:15 PM   #23
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It pretty much equals out. The city centre was hit really hard back then.
Indeed, but:

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De opkomst van het massatoerisme en de immobiliŽnsector waren nog dramatischer dan de tweede wereldoorlog voor de afbraak van de belle-epoque architectuur (wikipedia)
And they should have demolished the old town anyway, like they did in (almost) all Belgian sea resort.
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Old November 17th, 2008, 07:40 PM   #24
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And they should have demolished the old town anyway,
tss, you have no respect for our heritage
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Old November 18th, 2008, 01:51 PM   #25
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tss, you have no respect for our heritage
Okť, They would have demolished the old town anyway...
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Old November 18th, 2008, 01:53 PM   #26
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Very nice pictures.
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