I'm just back from an excursion to the Iberian Peninsula and I've brought back some lovely pictures of the pavements of Portugal and Spain.
Cast your eyes at the well-maintained pavements below and compare them to the dreadful pavements of Belfast city centre.
First, the Spanish and Portuguese pavements:
Now, brace yourself for an assault by the Belfast pavements:
I gather plans are afoot to regenerate Belfast city centre. Whether the money will be used to give these disgraceful pavements a much-needed makeover remains to be seen.