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Cheap Seville Holidays

HolidaysIn Seville is sited in the southerly Spain along the levels of river Guadalquivir. This magical Spanish city has a population of around 700,000 people. Once a significant business port for trading between American and Spain, Seville is Andalucía’s capital city. 679 more words

Cheap Holidays To Seville

Host Mom

A nice little email popped into my inbox today with the name and address of my future host mom in Sevilla. 

I will be living in an apartment with a retired women in El Centro.  16 more words

A quick post about our recent short holiday to Seville

One of the awesome things about living here in the Algarve is not having to look too far away for some amazing places to visit. (I appreciate that the UK has some amazing places too. 1,177 more words

Days Out

Riot police begin evicting thousands of squatters from half-finished Venezuelan skyscraper that became the world's tallest slum

CARACAS, Venezuela — The beginning of the end came for the world’s tallest slum Tuesday as officials began evicting thousands of squatters from a haphazard community inside the half-built Caracas skyscraper known as the Tower of David. 480 more words


Opera and Sevilla

Many famous operas are set in the city of Sevilla, and several specific locations from these operas are real and still present in Sevilla today. Additionally, there are many statues and monuments to the famous characters of these beloved masterpieces present in the city. 687 more words


Giant Wooden Mushrooms: The Metropol Parasol of Sevilla

I’m realizing that the vast majority of the posts on this blog discuss my travels to cities other than Sevilla. However, Sevilla is where I lived for a semester and where I spent the majority of my time, so I figured I should write about one of my favorite places in the city: the Metropol Parasol. 377 more words


One Month To Go!

There is now just one month between me and Spain. In the past few weeks, there haven’t been any notable developments in my exchange student experience. 315 more words

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