Hotel El Paraiso
Travel Blogs from Seville
... closed behind me, I had made it with 4 minutes before setting off. When I arrived in Morocco I used one of the locals to ease my passage in costing €10, I really wished I used one of the locals to assist me this time, it would have been worth the €10 to alleviate the stress. I must have looked like a contestant on ‘The Crystal Maze’ running back and forth.
It was a quick ferry, 35 minutes from port to port. I landed in ...
... skip seeing the Real Alcazar here - it is ALSO 8 euro and I think I['m good for now on palaces that don't really have too much else going for them.
I think I took a short nap yesterday after I got in as well, and then I went to a Flamenco show. That was pretty fun. It was a show with six female dancers and three male dancers, and was about an hour and a half long. I'd say Flamenco is a mix between gypsy dance and Irish riverdance. ...
... remaining structure of the original mosque built on the site in the 12th Century by the Moors and converted to a gothic structure by spain in the 13th century. It is about 37 metres high and can be climbed by a series of ramps for a spectacular view of the city. The ramps were built into the tower so that guards could ride their horses to the top. Walking up the ramps you could almost hear the echo of the horses hooves clomping along.
... pearl in the world (the pearl serves as a body of a cherub on the crown)...it was terribly crowded in front of the display with the crown, so Neno and I played a little game: we would go to some other display in the far corner of the room and would pretend to loudly admire something while intensely examining it...and it would do the trick - soon people would move towards our display wondering what was there so much ...
... The dolphinarium was definitely the highlight - the half-hour wait in advance was well worth it - with penguins playing along to our movements on the other side of the glass being a close runner-up. We saw sea lions, seahorses, beluga whales, varieties of types of sharks, stingrays, crabs and fish, including the most bizarre looking creature called a mola. Last but not least, what do you do when you want to make a salad and realize you don't have any ...
Other places to stay in Seville
Triana Oeste, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $89
- Great Hotel, Lovely City
- Exceptional Value. Top notch service at bargain rates !
- Quality hotel, shame about the location.
Huerta de la Salud, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $88
La Buhaira, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $64
León XIII - Los Naranjos, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $59
- Great Value
- Excellent value hotel
- Loved my stay
Heliópolis, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $54
- A mega-hotel in charming Seville
- Beautiful Hotel!
- April Fair in Seville
La Buhaira, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $57
- Not always worth the walk back
- Excellent Sangria
- Spitzen Sangria
Avenida Kansas City s/n, Seville | Hotelfrom $79
- Great Hotel.
- Just Had Five Fantastic Nights
- A very good hotel
Huerta del Pilar, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Hotel Hesperia - Fabulous Four Star...
- Good hotel at accessible location with great service
- Not Perfect
Museo, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $172
- Worth every euro!
- Big disappointment
- Good, but not a great 5*
Museo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $67
Colores - Entreparques, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $331
Avenida Diego Martinez Barrios 6, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $63
Santa Catalina, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $67
- Convenient hotel, shame about the food
- Roof pool and terrace
- Good, comfortable and well situated city hotel.
Triana Este, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Nervión, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $83
- Quite, Comfortable
- Really good?
- Good hotel for families in Seville
Casco Antiguo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Palacio de Congresos - Urbadiez - Entrepuentes, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $49
Santa Cruz, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $239
- It's the Place
- Terrific Splurge
Museo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $94
- Enjoyed Location
- Good location hotel was good
Casco Antiguo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Not great value
- A unique experience
Triana Casco Antiguo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Palacio de Congresos - Urbadiez - Entrepuentes, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Arenal, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Vincci La Rabida was fabulous
- Great stay at Vincci La Rabida
San Roque, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $55
Triana Este, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $58
- A Wonderful find
- The Bargain of Seville
- Couldn't have been more pleased
Triana Casco Antiguo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $78