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Sevilla: The Soul of Spain

     The air smelled of oranges, the heat radiated spices and the very ground seemed to vibrate with the music and rhythmic stomps of a 500 year old Flamenco tradition.  603 more words


Sevilla~Granada, Spain

Our friend Guille who we had met in München,  invited us to Sevilla where he lived. Since it was on our way to Granada we decided to to go for the day. 156 more words


Where's home?

I often get the question these days if I’m going to go home for Christmas. Yes and no. I am staying here, in what I consider my home, and I’m not going back to my old house in Sweden, which I don’t consider as home anymore. 259 more words


Lost in Seville Part 2

As my journey continues through Seville, I had to share more amazing photos with you!  Getting lost out and about after the meetings was part of the fun. 28 more words

Travel & Leisure

Real or not real? Real.

(Mockingjay premiers at midnight so I thought the title was appropriate.)

Today marked an exciting step towards my journey abroad: my visa is here!  The Spanish Consulate is very particular about visas–you have to take the application to the consulate in person, which for me meant in Houston, Texas.   581 more words


A Little bit Lost, Some Butt Cheeks & a Cathedral

Seville* is one of those enchanting places that beguiles you to believe that if it weren’t for the Spanish tongue uttered in conversation, you could be in some other enticing country. 1,133 more words


Spain's Duchess of Alba hospitalized in Seville

The 88-year-old Duchess of Alba, the woman with most aristocratic titles in the world, is responding well to treatment at the Seville hospital where she was taken late Sunday, doctors said Monday. 189 more words