Tag Archives: SEVILLE & SOUTH

Seville Spain Scoop – More and Moor Ceramics!

Those Moors, coming in from the African continent in 714 A.D., may have contributed more to art in Spain than any other culture...
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Wallet Rules: How Do You Tip In Spain?

How to tip in bars and restaurants in Spain.
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Santa, No Sleigh – Christmas Traditions In Spain

Santas slip into modern Spain with little fanfare. Few Santas or elves... Santa Delivering Presents
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4 Christmas Markets In Spain

Villages, towns and cities in Spain have staged Christmas markets for centuries. Sad, mournful...
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Yum! Autumn Street Food – Food Culture In Spain

Walking down the street in Barcelona, a smoky, sweet scent draws me to the street vendors, the casteneros. In many cities including Granada...
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The Scoop: Events In Spain, October, 2012

Spain celebrates life - from tomatoes, trout, and transvestites, to patron saints, pork and port...
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Chasing Bargains – Where Are The Best Flea Markets In Spain?

Your Scoopettes, Regina and I love a good flea market. We get up early...
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Sevilla’s Alcazar Gets Another Chance

A second visit to the Alcazar in Seville, Spain. This Scoopette realizes that Seville is more....
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Scoopometer 10: Hot Tapas, Hot Men – Seville

Taking center stage, were the waiters who were hunks. Green eyes and long eyelashes prevailed in Southern Spain. The waiting crowds mooshed through...
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Visit Seville: Flamenco Dance Museum

Sex in the city in Seville is not like New York. It is about the passion of the dance of Flamenco...
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Aire de Seville, Arabic Bathhouse Seduction

Basking in a spa can be a luxiourous experience. However, relaxing in a 16th century...
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Street Savvy – Practical Tips for Perturbed Pedestrians

You gotta be able to laugh when figuring out the Barcelona street scene...
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Sunday Market – Jerez

Jerez is located in the southern tip of Spain in Andalucia 15 minutes from the sea. One hour from Seville...
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The Scoop’s Hotel Picks: Seville

Very cool hotels in Seville all in walking distance or in old Seville...
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The Scoop Interviews (no. 3): Fiona Watson, Writer, Scribbler In Seville

A few olive and almond trees cluster around the house Fiona Watson lives...
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