Monday, July 16, 2012

Google Sign


I came across this sign in the Bloor West Village in Toronto..........this is so true and has become a way of life.

Linking to ;  /http://signs2.blogspot.ca/

Monday, May 7, 2012

Acropolis Theater.




The Hellenistic theatre on the Upper Acropolis, ca. 225 -200 BC, Pergamon, Turkey.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

İzmir Clock Tower






İzmir Clock Tower  is a historic clock tower located at the Konak Square in Konak district of İzmir, Turkey. The clock tower was designed by the Levantine French architect Raymond Charles Père and built in 1901 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Abdülhamid II's (reigned 1876–1909) accession to the throne.
The clock itself was a gift of German Emperor Wilhelm II (reigned 1888–1918). It is decorated in an elaborate Ottoman architecture. The tower, at a height of 25 m (82 ft), features four fountains, which are placed around the base in a circular pattern, and the columns are inspired by North African themes.
The clock tower was depicted on the reverse of the Turkish 500 lira banknotes of 1983-1989.