Tel Aviv landmarks turn to rubble, as high-rises shoot to the sky

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

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Tel Aviv landmarks turn to rubble, as high-rises shoot to the sky

Some of the sites that have recently paid the price of progress are Geva Studios, Hamachtesh Stadium and Rama Cinema, all located on prime lots.

The greater Tel Aviv area has lost several cultural landmarks in recent years, as old buildings make way for luxury high-rises. Sometimes the bulldozers wipe out pieces of history. The people who fight to preserve these sites and stop the construction are rarely successful. There is no place for sentiment when empty cinemas are standing on prime real estate.
Some of the sites that have recently paid the price of progress are Geva Studios, Hamachtesh Stadium and Rama Cinema, all located on prime lots and worth a mint. The Cinerama hall is also doomed and expected to join the list soon….