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Chora Museum / Kariye Museum

Walking around in circles, I knew I was not far away from the stunning building that I was searching for. Istanbul is indeed a treasure hunt. 303 more words


Fountain candle

It is the time of the year, when the days in the Northern hemisphere not only get shorter, but also colder. This is the season when we long for additional light and warmth. 108 more words


Untidy endings in Erbil

In the way of all things, the end has come and I’ll be leaving Erbil tonight. I’m enjoying a last bit of crisp, sunny Kurdish autumn before I get a big wet smack in the face at Manchester, where heavy rain is forecast. 486 more words


On the City Wall

Lalun is a member of the most ancient profession in the world. Lilith was her very-great-grandmamma, and that was before the days of Eve as every one knows. 14 more words

Thursday, 30th October 2014

Newsflash: Medieval advertising slogan uncovered on excavated town wall:

Relics: Wheresoever. Whensoever. Howsoever.