Samarkand, Uzbekistan - Samarkand is an ancient Silk Road city and the madrasas and mosaics of the monumental Registan square are among the world's most beautiful examples of Islamic architecture. by arushi_bowman
Worn door handles -- Beautiful - you don't see hardware like this anymore. Most Victorian homes, even a modest one, have beautiful hardware like this - not just the knobs but hinges too! No detail was over looked.