Travel Blogs from Seville
The next stop on our tour was Seville, the capital of Andalusia. We stayed in the Apartmentos Bib Rambla here which are self catering apartments outside the centre. It is a bus trip into the city. The apartments themselves were OK although until we went out and bought some bug spray we did have a bit of an ant problem which culminated in me having …
Our Iberia flight from JFK airport to Madrid was uneventful. It left on time and even arrived a little early. Took just over 6 hours and was for the most part airport was an okay flight. Once we got to the Madrid airport, we did have to wait almost 4 hours for our connecting flight to Sevilla. We hung out at a lounge area for Starbucks coffee. Once …
... de Toros de la Maestranza, Seville’s famous bullring. It seats up to 14,000 spectators. Although they have bullfights every Sunday night I wasn’t too keen to see one on account of what happens to the poor bull! We then walked back into the centre of the Old Town and saw the Cathedral and La Giralda again (we had seen them last night too). It was originally built as a great mosque in the late ...
... other places too. Travelling between cities we have used the bus service, which is cheap., efficient and runs right on schedule . Actually Spain is cheap, meals and drinks are very cheap- Rick has been paying 2 to 3 euros for a beer and likes the Spanish beer, sangria is much the same. We are coming to land so hope to get back to you again. Trust all is well at home and that the country is prospering under our recycled Pm. Adios, Rick and ...
... 8216;cause it’s more meaningful and we can avoid the honkin’ 8 Euro entrance fee. The huge mongous cathedrals consist of getting my breath permanently taken away upon walking in. And then a walking view of the most horrible display of misery, one nave after another. No wonder the protestants had a thing about idol worship.
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
The apartments are basic but fulfill requirements. It is a fair bus ride into the city but they seemed regular. We did have a problem with ants in the room and the corridor was quite noisy overnight but there were no major problems.
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