Sevilla Vereda Real Hotel
Travel Blogs from Valencina de la Concepcion
... family. We knew it would be our last time seeing their faces because the both of us had to leave early in the morning. It was hard. Goodbye's are never fun--or easy. Once we got our pictures and said "hasta luego," Marv and I met up with some of the people from our program to go on a riverboat cruise! It was peaceful and the perfect way to get a good glimpse of the city one last time. By the time the riverboat cruise came to an end, we still had some time before ...
... or the flamenco dancer, rose up from her seat next to him and began to dance. She was incredibly talented and took it very seriously. People kept on hushing one another. At one point a baby began crying and the flamenco dancer glared in that direction while she was dancing her heart out. After each song, the entire room roared in applause and whistled loudly. Marv and I were definitely impressed and deeply enjoyed this ...
... a little bet on the cathedral that is in the center of the city.
THIS. PLACE. IS. INCREDIBLE.
There are no words to describe it. There are no photos to capture it. It is simply one of the landmarks of the city and one of the most unbelievable structures you will every see. The cathedral itself is absolutely enormous (to me it looks more like a castle) and contains a few remains of an old Moorish mosque, which can be seen upon entrance into ...
... bike with the word "Sevicci" on it. Sevicci is a bike rental system that they use hear, and I can imagine it would be very profitable in most major cities and college campuses. After paying a one time fee of about $40 a year, you are issued a card and you can use that card to rent bikes. When you take out a bike the first half hour is free and every hour after that costs around 10 cents. It is all automatic and ...
During this week I had to teach a Basic level Conversation class... there are no pictures of this, because it's "on the go." Yea, I had to take the class outside of the building, essentially because there isn't enough room on Tuesday's because the group lesson in the main room and there are 2 private lessons in the other smaller rooms... so if you get lucky enough (not) to have the convo class Tues at 7pm, you have to take this group of Spaniards out on the town. It's funny ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking