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travel theme: letters

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posting a letter in Angouleme, France

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a shop sign in St Paul de Vence, France

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just the right wine to accompany the phrase ‘in vino veritas’, maybe. (Translated, the French means ‘grains of wisdom’

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read the text from the beginning to the end and then read it backwards ….

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street art in Bristol

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This Shaun the lamb (helter skelter) is one of many to be found around Bristol this summer. The vividly decorated lambs will be auctioned to raise funds for Bristol Childrens Hospital

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I wanted to buy all of these – spotted in Bristol’s Southville market

sharing letters with Ailsa

Daily Post weekly photo challenge: letters

The Daily Post’s weekly challenge this week is LETTERS
As someone who loves numbers, letters and typography, this is just up my street!

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inscription on the fountain of Hasan Kavizade Hüseyin Efendi in Kyrenia, northern Cyprus

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the monument at the border crossing in Nicosia, Cyprus. Unfortunately I don’t know what the writing signifies

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writing on the wall in Barcelona

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Barcelona

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Bristol

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Sandwich, UK

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ancient sanscrit script, Cambodia

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sacred scripts written on palm leaves, Cambodia

Cee’s fun foto challenge: numbers and letters

A melange of letters and numbers from around the world:

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sign outside a restaurant in the south of France, a rough translation: if you don’t peck at your food like a sparrow and if you enjoy your food, sit down at (our) table; we don’t stand on ceremony

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my favourite – a gravestone in Trentishoe (north Devon, UK) graveyard – I think the stonemason may have consumed one too many ….