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The Beauty of the Palace of The Royal Alcazars of Seville

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Just a quick post with some pictures for the moment of Seville’s Alcazar Palace. Although we wanted to see the cathedral and Giralda tower we were put off by the queues, and decide to go to the Alcazar instead. It’s an amazing place, with many similarities to the Alhambra Palace in Granada. Despite being on a smaller scale than the… Read more »

The Delightful and Fascinating City of Seville

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The classic Seville Orange casting shade on the corner of a square in Seville

Today in Seville has been a delight. It’s an amazingly pretty, varied and interesting city. We’ve spent most of the day just milling about with no specific agenda, apart maybe from regular stops for taps and beer, and we’ve been blessed with just gorgeous weather. The forecast was for 22 degrees, and some of the temperature signs dotted around were… Read more »

Andalusian Horse Demo at Yuguada de la Cartuja, Jerez de la Frontera

For the first time on this trip, today I felt like a tourist. I’m sure just about every other person I’ve interacted with so far has thought on every occasion I’m a tourist, but for me, it was a first. The reason – we went to see the Andalusian Horse Stables at Yaguada de la Cartuja, 300 horses whose blood… Read more »