A view of downtown El Paso
In the background is the old Union Pacific train station, which Amtrak shares with the Texas Tech School of Architecture. The Mexican soft-drink company, Jaritos has painted the "Love for Juarez" sign on the right. This was ubiquitous when the drug wars were going full-tilt a couple of years ago. Thankfully, things have calmed down there, though some people say it's because one side won.