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Communist sculpture  

Communist sculpture

With UFO in the background
Beam me up Scottie.......and the ladies of the night (day)!

June 14th 2013
And so I cycled into Istanbul on Wednesday 12 June 2013, 3.5 months after leaving the UK, my first major milestone on this cycle trip and I have been resting ever since. The past few days have been both physically and mentally challenging with the temperature rising, the mountains getting steeper and the headwind fiercer. For me the mental challenge has however been the greater of the two, with my ... read more
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Turkish Flag Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
15th June 2013

Well framed
May this pic give you strength for the journey ahead. Reckon you'll need to be tough as stone...determined as the clenched fists...optimistic as the eternal flames.

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