Barcelona, a photo a day

Thankful Dragon


For the invisible man we posted yesterday, it must be quite easy during summer: I suppose he just takes his clothes off, puts on some suncream, and keeps the hat, supposing, of course, that he really is invisible. If he isn’t, no big problem: enough people roam the streets totally naked in the summer in Barcelona. Legally.
Must be much more difficult for this Dragon Man, in his very fancy, and seemingly very hot costume.

And a warm welcome to Regina from Kilauea, Hawaii, our 250th follower!

Il fait 13-14 degres en ce moment, voici le meilleur moyen de rester chaud: se deguiser en dragon. Mais le pauvre va souffrir cet ete! Pour l’homme invisible d’hier, c’est beaucoup plus facile quand il fait tres chaud: il lui suffira d’enlever ses vetements et de garder le chapeau. En supposant bien sur qu’il soit vraiment invisible… S’il ne l’est pas, ce n’est pas tres grave, beaucoup de personnes totalement nues dans les rues de notre bonne ville en ete, tout a fait legalement…
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18 responses

  1. I agree..very colorful & cheery!
    Thank you for your terrific welcome..warm indeed!
    I hadn't posted anything quite new..but am ready to jump on the wood link! A Big Aloha to you- Regina-

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    February 1, 2010 at 8:41 pm

  2. so lovely! then I have to say thanks merci gracias grazie … obrigada!

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    February 1, 2010 at 1:44 pm

  3. Rob…You are so creative and what a cool imagination my friend!You have an artist soul!
    Wonderful words, of course I loved that charming invisible man ( in a right and positive way of course ) 😉 butttt this little critter is cute, amazing dragon!
    Have a great week!
    Léia

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    February 1, 2010 at 12:42 pm

  4. He looks as though he's made of tile. Very colorful. I also hope that if you start showing us naked people you're extremely selective. 😉

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    February 1, 2010 at 6:04 am

  5. Always a challenge to create interesting shots of still life. Well done, great shot.

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    February 1, 2010 at 5:56 am

  6. The header is lovely – fancy living in one of the flats opposite. The dragon is cool – is he gradé?

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    January 31, 2010 at 10:04 pm

  7. Jacob, the guy is dressed like the main attraction in the Parque Guell, the dragon whose photo I posted last tuesday.
    Magdala, I'm glad it makes you feel good! 🙂
    Leif, doesn't happen very often, fortunately, but it is not rare during the summer. Not only men, btw.

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    January 31, 2010 at 7:38 pm

  8. A rather colorful costume! What's the point? What does the dragon man do or what is he supposed to do?

    Naked people running about Barcelona. I'm not sure whether that makes me want to visit or not visit! 🙂

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    January 31, 2010 at 7:22 pm

  9. I love colours and I am really keen on your blog. It is so colurful and optimistic! It makes me feel better. Thanks 🙂

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    January 31, 2010 at 6:23 pm

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    January 31, 2010 at 6:20 pm

  11. He looks like a piece of Gaudi art! Fantastic! And so's the lamp!

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    January 31, 2010 at 4:50 pm

  12. Beautiful and I also love your new header photo. I was in Barcelona in 1971 and don't remember such wonderfully vivid color.

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    January 31, 2010 at 1:46 pm

  13. I love the iron work to the side! (I think the dragon looks like a she?)

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    January 31, 2010 at 1:45 pm

  14. How amiable he looks. I think this is a very friendly dragon.

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    January 31, 2010 at 1:20 pm

  15. WOW – Now that's quite a costume! Rather uncomfortable! Do you often see naked people walking around Barcelona?

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    January 31, 2010 at 12:40 pm

  16. This photo is on my top 10 – just GREAT 😉

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    January 31, 2010 at 12:20 pm

  17. hahaha 🙂

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    January 31, 2010 at 12:17 pm

  18. tres beau, on dirait presque le vrai que est dans l'entre du college Baldiri Reixac, le mien. Merde je vien de percuter que est dans la rue olot la photo. Just en face du colege Reina Elisenda… j'ai grandi la bas

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    January 31, 2010 at 9:19 am

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