eBook DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Seville & Andalusia, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465422226
  • ISBN-13: 9781465422224
  • DDC: 914.60483
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 288 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Seville and Andalusia is a must-have guidebook for traveling to this beautiful region of Spain. The guide includes unique cutaways, floor plans and reconstructions of the Seville's major architectural sights, plus a pull-out city map marked with attractions from the guidebook and an easy-to-use street index. DK's insider travel tips and essential local information will help you discover the best of Seville and Andalusia, from local festivals and markets to day trips around the countryside. Detailed listings will guide you to hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets, while transportation maps and a chart showing the walking distances between sights will help you get around the city. With hundreds of full-color photographs, hand-drawn illustrations, and custom maps that brighten up every page, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Seville and Andalusia truly shows you this destination as no one else can.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
How to Use this Guide.
1: Introducing Seville and Andalusia.
2: Discovering Seville and Andalusia.
3: Putting Seville and Andalusia on the Map.
4: Seville City Centre and Greater Seville.
5: A Portrait of Andalusia.
6: The Landscape of Andalusia.
7: Moorish Architecture.
8: Post-Moorish Architecture.
9: The Art of Bullfighting.
10: Flamenco, the Soul of Andalusia.
11: The Land of Sherry.
12: Beach Life and Leisure in Andalusia.
13: Andalusia Through the Year.
14: Fiestas in Andalusia.
15: The History of Seville and Andalusia.
16: Early Andalusia.
17: Romans and Visigoths.
18: The Moorish Conquest.
19: The Reconquest.
20: Seville’s Golden Age.
21: Bourbon Kings.
22: The Seeds of Civil War.
23: Modern Andalusia.
24: Seville Area By Area.
25: Seville at a Glance.
26: El Arenal.
27: Santa Cruz.
28: La Macarena.
29: Parque Maria Luisa.
30: Across the River.
31: A 90-Minute Walk in Seville.
32: Street Finder Index.
33: Andalusia Area by Area.
34: Andalusia at a Glance.
35: Huelva and Sevilla.
36: Exploring Huelva and Sevilla.
37: Cordoba and Jaen.
38: Exploring Córdoba and Jaén.
39: Cadiz and Malaga.
40: Exploring Cádiz and Málaga.
41: Granada and Almeria.
42: Exploring Granada and Almería.
43: Travellers’ Needs.
44: Where to Stay.
45: Choosing a Hotel.
46: Restaurants, Cafes and Bars.
47: The Flavours of Andalusia.
48: Choosing Tapas.
49: What to Drink in Andalusia.
50: Choosing a Restaurant.
51: Shops and Markets.
52: What to Buy in Andalusia.
53: Entertainment in Andalusia.
54: Outdoor Activities and Specialist Holidays.
55: Survival Guide.
56: Practical Information.
57: Personal Security and Health.
58: Banking and Currency.
59: Communications and Media.
60: Travel Information.
61: Travelling by Train.
62: Travelling by Coach.
63: Driving in Andalusia.
64: Getting Around Towns and Cities.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.
Phrase Book.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: How to Use This Guide.
2: Introducing Seville and Andalusia.
3: Discovering Seville and Andalusia.
4: Putting Seville and Andalusia on the Map.
5: Seville City Centre and Greater Seville.
6: A Portrait of Andalusia.
7: Andalusia Through The Year.
8: The History of Seville and Andalusia.
9: Seville Area by Area.
10: Seville at a Glance.
11: El Arenal.
12: Santa Cruz.
13: La Macarena.
14: Parque María Luisa.
15: Across The River.
16: A 90-Minute Walk in Seville.
17: Street Finder.
18: Andalusia Area by Area.
19: Andalusia at a Glance.
20: Huelva and Sevilla.
21: Córdoba and Jaén.
22: Cádiz and Málaga.
23: Granada and Almería.
24: Travellers' Needs.
25: Where to Stay.
26: Where to Eat and Drink.
27: Shops and Markets.
28: Entertainment in Andalusia.
29: Outdoor Activities and Specialist Holidays.
30: Survival Guide.
31: Practical Information.
32: Travel Information.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.
Phrase Book.