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11 cities that China copied from the rest of the world that you won't believe are knockoffs

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China has built almost exact replicas of different cities around the world.
It spent $940 million copying Hallstatt , a historic Austrian village.
The ancient fishing village of Tianjin was razed to make room for a mini Manhattan .
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Located near the port city of Tianjin is Florentia Village, an elaborately designed outlet mall that's meant to resemble an Italian village.
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The town comes complete with fountains, canals, and mosaics, as well as "local" shops like Gucci and Prada. Built by an Italian developer, it...
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