I really fell in love with Spanish food while I was in Seville. I can now fully understand why tapas restaurants took over the foodie scene a few years back. Loads of delicious flavors in little bites of simply prepared foods. As soon as we landed I immediately found a recipe for Spanish tortilla and … More Spanish Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Sauce
Oh my goodness, Seville has been grand. We’ve seen palaces, cathedrals, plazas, fountains, and very narrow streets. As we leave Seville we dined on more tapas, saw a bullfighting museum, and had a carriage ride through the city and the gardens. Let me get right into the tapas. I am now a true lover of … More The Air of Seville
In the last post I showed you only a small part of Seville, including the incredible Plaza de Espana. This time I will take you through the impressive Seville Cathedral and into the Palace Alcazar. The Seville Cathedral, formally know as the Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See, dominates the old town area. Even … More More of the Splendor of Seville!
The boys had a couple of days off for teacher training in November so this seemed like a natural time to travel. In fact, we went to Bern at this time last year and joined in on the Onion Festival. So, why not somewhere that would actually promise warmth and sunshine this year? I’d never … More The Swiss Family Carlson Explores Seville!
I am putting together several blog posts about Seville. While I do that I wanted to share one of my favorite things – the amazing Spanish tiles! You can’t miss them. They are splashed around every flat surface the builders could find. They are absolutely beautiful! And they make great phone, tablet, or computer wallpaper, … More Spanish Tile E-Wallpaper