Why did I take this photo? Probably for the iron balustrades. They're fantastic. But now, a world away from places like this, I'm posting this photo because its typical Beirut--there are streets just like it all over town. Densely urban, old and new, bright and dingy:
We're having a great vacation, and I'll update that blog soon (hopefully), but it's always nice to go home again when vacation ends.
Have a nice weekend, everyone!