Work has sent me to Dallas for a month. I've been wandering around the city centre and took some photos.

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Galatyn Park plaza in Richardson, about ten minutes walk from my hotel.

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An unrelated company nearby. They may be bankrupt, but they still have nice offices.

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Nortel used to be in the telecommunications business.

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The Galatyn Park nature reserve.

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I can't get used to the way the woods here smell of neither pine nor eucalyptus.

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An American Grey Squirrel in the wild, waiting to be fed.

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It's not true that everyone in Texas drives, and here is the proof: my local DART station.

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The DART took me to downtown Dallas. The streets are quiet and a little sleepy. There's not even much traffic.

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There are actually very few skyscrapers in Dallas. This is the biggest; it's the Bank of America Plaza.

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The Old Red Courthouse (old meaning 1890).

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It is superbly gargoyled.

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This is a replica of the first house in Dallas (built by John Neely Bryan in 1839. The original, not the replica.).

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The infamous book depository. The grassy knoll is just off to the left. Lee's window is the square one on the 5th floor (UK style) with the half-open window.

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Kennedy's cenotaph. It's completely empty apart from a stone slab in the middle.

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And now here's a naked woman on a cow.

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Martin Martinez, a genuine street performance artist in both senses of the word, in the West End of Dallas; see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqjS2Q-KKvQ.

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The map said there was a park here...

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The fountain at Galatyn Park at night.