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I need to go back to Hearst Castle again sometime.
In this entry I included lots of pictures from around
Seville that represent the style of residential architecture and design and
gardens that are typical of the style of the city, including lots of tiles,
Islamic-influenced Mudejar geometrical designs, patios and garden courtyards,
iron grillwork, baroque ...
... the care rental. Really! Who designs a road that has four, count them four lanes, that turn left into a roundabout, that already has four other lanes that merge with what should have been a through-fare, but really was a combination parking lot and roadway. With people out of their cars, stopped dead where they should not be and well chaos. Yet again our tourist dumb luck allowed us to pull it off. Ah! Car returned to the rental car mothership. Home at last wine in hand. All is ...
... to be up at a reasonable time to go exploring again.
I had breakfast on Saturday morning in the Jardines de Murillo (the Murillo gardens) that are just down the road from the hostel. I then walked to Real Alcázar which the hostel's barman had told me has some amazing architecture. I decided to take the guided tour as I didn't know anything about it. I do now! It's the oldest royal palace that's still in use in Europe. The architecture is a mixture of Arabic, ...
... and then we had to walk for another 10 minutes to the apartment to check in at 4 PM. After that it was just some food shopping for dinner and brekkie and a bit of reconnaissance of the neighbourhood. We came across the Metropol Parasol just down the road from us. At the bottom of the timber structure is the Antiquarium which contains remains of Roman and Moorish buildings. At street level is the Central Market and on ...
It also has an amazing museum and the wealth of gold and silver would put the crown jewels to shame. This is one of the things that annoys Bruce about the church – its wealth while half its congregations suffers. Much of the gold and silver gifts are from the wealthy who were trying to buying their way into the favours of the church but when you see an item that has been gifted by a Cardinal, well whose money provided that?
He has ...