Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Happy New Year - X for Xenium

I couldn't come up with an x word for today so I looked through the list that Yankee-in-Belgrade linked to to see if anything fit these photos I took today. The best I could come up with is xenium, which means "a gift made to a guest or ambassador; any compulsory gift." x=h in the Cyrillic alphabet but I decided not to go there. :-) ABC Wednesdays

People were doing some last minute shopping here today as gifts are typically given on New Year's, not at Christmas. Check out this gentleman's bag.

Aaand music was echoing on the streets..

Here's a video put together by polypheme photo from the Guča brass band festival. It's a slideshow of pictures with music.


Anonymous 5:14 PM  

Great photo of the shopper and his gift in that bag!

Wishing you a very Happy New Year.

Bibi 5:20 PM  

Ha, ha! I love the first photo with the grandpa and the sexy bag. Long live brass band music, too! Happy New Year!!

(Last time there was an X, I posted a photo of bread/hleb, hee, hee.)

Anonymous 6:22 PM  

The man with the bag is a classic.
The word verification is envit or env it. I do, I do!

Suz Broughton 12:52 AM  

Happy New Year from California!

crittoria 3:52 PM  

He doesn't look too happy about carrying it! ;-) You did great to capture this moment with your camera! Happy New Year!!

Greg Dimitriadis 4:24 PM  

I love the shopping bag! I wonder whether he really bought underwear for his Mrs.

Happy New Year!

Jilly 6:22 PM  

Adore the photo of the older man with the sexy lady bag! Just great!

Wishing you a very happy and peaceful 2009.

Białe nad czerwonym 8:42 PM  

Happy 2009 from Warsaw!

Marie-Noyale 9:46 PM  

I saw something similar here..that made me smile like your man with the shopping bag..
I will be more careful from now on with the advertisement I carry!!

Lessie 10:33 PM  

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