Travel Blogs from Seville
... done something once. The bus trip into Seville is an example. The first time,.. everything is new,.. where are we going,.. where do we get off? Having done that trip,.. made some mistakes (about where we get off the bus, for example), the trip into town this morning was soo simple. We found our way to the Sightseeing bus stop and off we went. Even the route taken by the tourist bus had become second nature to us. We got off in the town centre, and 'the shopping ...
... Civil War by the Francoists which we caught in front of the Plaza de Espana, the penitents dressed completely in white. It seems I remember them best by the colors of their robes and hoods or what part of the city and near what monument I watched them.
The second was La Borriquita, the fraternity of the little donkey. We caught that one in a jam packed square as it was leaving El Salvador church and I only got glimpses from the distance before I started feeling so claustrophobic ...
... than the wonderment of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, are the treasures to be seen in this huge space. Chapels along the sides of the cathedral are lined with those lucky enough to be the benefactors of the cathedral, or want the best stairway to heaven. The main altar is a sight to be seen. The sculptures at the top are made in ratio to the bottom pieces so they all look the same height from your places in front of it. Unfortunately, the altar is not seen by the common folk who ...
... oil cooperatives. As we were approaching Seville we could see some really big black clouds. I heard some other people talking about the weather and they said the weather report had indicated a 20% chance of rain - from where we sat it looked closer to 100%. As we approached our station it started to rain, and by the time we got out of the station it was bucketing down. Lucky for us there was a taxi out front. Except for a few drops of rain when ...
... as we head into "101 Tapas" for a bit of nosh. This place is the tapas HQ of Southern Spain! We tuck into an array of squid, chicken fritters and Andulcian potatoes enthusiastically. QUOTE OF THE DAY - overheard being spoken by a passing Brit in Dr Scholl sandals....."if you don't water your do dahs they will shrivel up and die!.......enough said....sound advice. Soon it is time to stroll back to the Station to catch the TGV back home to Seville. WE WILL ...
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
\N, Custer | Campgroundfrom $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