Vertice Aljarafe Hotel
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... bye party, so we were in search for a good place for dinner. We sat down at three different places before finally placing our order! The first restaurant was taking for-ev-errr and the second was too expensive, so we ended up settling at the same place we had lunch! I ordered a Coke (which tastes so much better in Europe as opposed to Atlanta--the home of Coca-Cola...go figure) and carbonara. It was delicious! The good-bye party was just that--one big fat ...
... Afterwards, Alejandro took us to a bar that one of his friends owns. Apparently his friend used to play soccer on a famous team in Brazil. How cool is that?? I enjoyed another tinto de verano and liked this one more than the last simply because it was sweeter, which I personally think is better. The three of us had a great time and walked home together happy and very thankful for the experience.
... Otherwise, the inside is just unbelievable. Made of old stone and containing many paintings, statues, etc. I felt like I had stepped back in time. Also, the tomb of Christopher Columbus is located in this cathedral, and getting to stand next to it was an experience I will never forget.
After touring the inside of the cathedral, we climbed to the top of the Giralda - a 97 meter tower from the top of which you can see all of the city. Here in the ...
... and honestly the bikes are EVERYWHERE.
Strikes: Seville is currently experiencing a garbage strike. The garbage men here apparently think they deserve to be paid more, and as a result have stopped working. The many garbage dumpsters that can be seen on the streets have overflown completely and the smell is getting really bad. I'm talking about piles the size of school busses sitting right next to ...
... we have no idea where we're going or what to do, but they're looking to us like they're kids on a class trip... I went and sat in this big square with them and I was well prepared with topic cards, they sat with a partner and chatted about the different topics, I had topics like Travel and Tourism in Seville, Fun on the Weekends, My Dream ... (like discussing dream house, dream job, etc), Transportation, Why and Why not (talk about the advantages and disadvantages of ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services