Favorite Attractions near Seville

Favorite Attractions near Seville

As one of the major cultural hubs in Spain, Seville displays a unique architecture and is the annual hosts of numerous cultural and religious manifestations, culminating with the world-famous 'Semana Santa' parade. Located in the hot and exotic Andalusia, Seville is one of those beautiful historic Spanish cities which have learned how to reconcile the values of Catholicism with the minarets and mosques left behind by the Moors. On top of its numerous monuments and historic attractions Seville o... [ read more ]

A One-Day Tour in Granada

A One-Day Tour in Granada

With its reputation as one of the most beautiful cites in Spain, Granada certainly doesn’t lack tourists. Partly European, partly Oriental, the city is rich in history and extraordinary works of architecture – a cultural delight for all those willing to explore its fantastic heritage. If Granada is part of a longer tour through southern Spain or if you happen to be there with business, make sure you res.erve at least half a day for sightseeing in this amazing city. Even though a one-day... [ read more ]

Top 5 Historical Itineraries in Spain

Top 5 Historical Itineraries in Spain

Moorish mosques, fortified villages, century-old monasteries and sumptuous royal palaces: in terms of history and architecture, Spain can hardly be equaled. Some parts of Spain will even display ruins of roman settlements, so no matter if you are interested in ancient or contemporary history, Spain can offer you plenty of material to muse on. Talking a historic tour is a great way to visit as many monuments as possible in a relatively short period of time. So you might want to consider these top... [ read more ]

The Gaudi Heritage in Spain

The Gaudi Heritage in Spain

It’s hard to imagine today’s Barcelona without its most prominent and monumental church, the Sagrada Familia. The famous cathedral always brings up the name of its brilliant creator, Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi. The originality of his work has puzzled entire generations of architects, and continues to do so. Gaudi’s highly decorative style, his imitation of natural shapes, his attention to details and use of unusual materials have gained him international fame. With his unique visio... [ read more ]