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Antique store in Balat, Istanbul
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Yes +Geoffrey Dunn I thought I'd see what was happening over in Google Plus land... Sorry I didn't get back to you about your exhibition... Hope it went well. :)
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El Capitolio, or National Capitol Building in Havana, Cuba, was the seat of government in Cuba until after the Cuban Revolution in 1959, and is now home to the Cuban Academy of Sciences.

Its design is reminiscent of the White House in Washington. It is currently closed for restoration.
It was closed for two years before the scaffolding went up and it is expected to take about 5 years to restore to its former glory!

You can read more about the history and restoration here:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24062247
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Thanks Geoff. :)
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Actually they are antique splash-back panels for taps or faucets.
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Entrepreneurial Taxi drivers in Havana ask about US$50for a one hour ride in their vintage cars... which seems a little rich when you know the average monthly income in Havana is $22.
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I hope you still went for a ride.
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Epiphany... “The thing is...” She said. “I can’t remember what I felt like before this.” She continued. “And it’s just occurred to me, that I never will. I won’t ever go back to who I was.” She fell silent. “Yes you will.” He said in encouragement. They were getting ready for work. He opened the blinds and the blueness of the sky hurt her eyes. “No, I won’t.” She continued. “It’s like an injury. Over time I may heal, but the scars will be dee...
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That's you! :-)
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The Turkish word for bread is Ekmek... and my favourite type of Ekmek is Simit. I LOVE SIMIT. Its the round one covered in sesame seeds. :)
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I decided there was way too much brown in my photostream and not nearly enough blue...
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good morning
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Geoffrey... most of the streets look a little on the decayed side... to be fair I think it was "road works"... but then again...
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No wonder your lungs feel like shit :-)
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