Barcelona, a photo a day


No, this isn’t some soap from Down Under! No Kylie Minogue!
We travelled quite extensively, and these are pictures from our last known abode before we moved to Barcelona, 17 months ago.
Faridabad, state of Haryana, India. Near New Delhi. These were our neighbours from hell. About 40 of them. And believe me, we lived in a quite posh area (hi Leif).
All the balconies were caged, as you wouldn’t want one (or 40) of these neighbours inside your house! They can injure you severely, or probably even kill you. One trick: do not stare at them, as it makes them absolutely furious.

Map picture

14 responses

  1. Neighbours? Hmm..I think I see some of my relatives there. A good fun post.
    Melbourne Daily Photo


    February 27, 2010 at 3:44 am

  2. Hey u guys really cool. wasnt too sure about the time u spent in India. me envious ehhh… Super. You guys been to Goa?


    February 26, 2010 at 4:27 pm

  3. I couldn't live there at all! Too scary.


    February 26, 2010 at 3:06 pm

  4. 40+ monkeys roaming and lurking around the area!? yikes! thanks for the heads up. ^0^


    February 26, 2010 at 3:02 pm

  5. oh for sure I would not stare these funny friends!
    Oh gosh, only you Rob, what an adventure!
    And about your neighbors in Barcelona? Just kidding!
    I wish you a beautiful weekend,


    February 26, 2010 at 1:52 pm

  6. Such neighbours, NO THANKS!!! Besides I don't think they would like my dog Frederik 😦


    February 26, 2010 at 9:45 am

  7. I've seen those crazy monkeys when I visited India. Scarry! I also love your header photo, really colorful and fun.


    February 26, 2010 at 1:53 am

  8. What a wonderful collection of pictures. Hope that Barcelona provides a couple of nicer neighbours to you.
    Please have a nice Friday you all.


    February 26, 2010 at 12:45 am

  9. hee hee
    «Louis» thought you had posted photos of the U.S. Congress…

    It's hard to tell the difference, especially with your description of them!


    February 26, 2010 at 12:09 am

  10. Were you living in the Delhi Zoo? Doesn't sound very POSH ….


    February 25, 2010 at 11:37 pm

  11. Omigod! Not good. Perhaps you spent too much time monkeying around there?


    February 25, 2010 at 9:38 pm

  12. On the cable television program here in the US, and on you can see programs from all over the world that last about 10 minutes and you can get all four or five segments which would last about an hour. The programs are called, “Sunrise Earth.”

    Anyway, it is on each morning here with a different program from somewhere in the world. No talking. Just the camera running and picking up local sounds.

    Not long ago they filmed a village in India where these monkey ruled and were everywhere. I wondered who fed them. And then I saw one pull and taking a sack from a person walking down the street.

    I wouldn't much like that either.

    Today we got to see Yosemite and several places in it.


    February 25, 2010 at 7:17 pm

  13. o the monkey !!! 😀


    February 25, 2010 at 6:57 pm

  14. they don't look as scary as you tell us they are!


    February 25, 2010 at 6:55 pm