Thursday, August 29, 2013

Stairs That Make You Smile

People following Karaköy Findikli Cihangir route grab their phones to capture an image these days: A colorful stairs painted with the colors of rainbow.

colored findikli stairs up to cihangir

No, it was not an LGBT event. The stairs were painted by a 64 year old retired engineer Hüseyin Çetinel. It took him a week to clean and paint them. Reason? He wanted to make passers by smile! If you are near by, go have a look and test if he succeeded.