SEVILLE: LUXURY IN FORM OF PRIVATE TOURS
۞ The Magic of Seville is a team of hand-picked licensed personal guides founded by Francesco Soriquez. We give private and small group guided tours in Seville and surrounding areas of Andalusia, Spain. We serve party of friends, families, travel advisors, companies and cultural associations. We provide key insights of Andalusian life. Our team is always willing and happy to offer advice because we enjoy our profession with passion and provide exclusive and tailor-made tours, projected according to your needs. Choose our tours and you will receive quality service, amusement and cultural lasting enrichment.
SEVILLE, A LOFTY BLEND OF FINE ANCIENT CULTURES
۞ Home to Gothic-Mudéjar architecture: the Middle East’s touch over the heart of Europe. Al Andalus, Sefarad or Hispania, Spal and Hispalis, Isbiliya, so many names for the same charming place. Two thousand years of eye-catching architecture and a unique sense of colors. Perfumed orange-tree lined streets, always ending into lovely little squares like fresh oasis. Yes, oasis are useful in a city that have 3100 sunshine hours a year!
SEVILLA CITY TOUR INSPIRES ONE’S IMAGINATION
۞ The spell of Al-Andalus is still intact. The city has clear and golden light: everywhere you look you can see the sky above and people in the streets at all times. The perfume of every morning is coffee, toasts and churros. Roasted sweet chestnuts on autumn afternoons. Wet cypress timber, in winter. Jazmin in summer. Orange blossom and incense, every spring. Sea-breeze by the river, during high tide on the Atlantic. Few cities in the world offer such a wide range of unique sensations and experiences.
CRADLE OF FLAMENCO AND TAPAS BAR HOPPING
۞ The city offers the exotic splendor of its four UNESCO world heritage sites: the Cathedral, Alcazar royal palace, the Archive of Indies and Flamenco art, which is also a site because is sung in Andalusian spanish. You may walk the streets of Carmen, the proud and passionate Gipsy girl of Bizet famous opera. Spontaneous singing in the streets might remind you on Figaro the Barber of Seville, that inspired composers Mozart and Rossini.
HOME TO THE FIRST NOVEL EVER WRITTEN: DON QUIXOTE
۞ Do you know that story of 400 years ago, when the adventurer/ tax collector/ writer Miguel de Cervantes published the first part of a totally new kind of novel: Don Quixote? It all started one morning of 1599, when Miguel walked out the king’s prison of Snakes St in Seville, carrying a bundle of the first sheets of his creation under his cape. He lived here 14 years, and one of them he spent in prison.
THE MOST ORIGINAL SEVILLE PRIVATE TOURS FOR THE GUESTS OF:
Hotel Alfonso XIII ***** GL Hotel EME ***** Hotel Gran Meliá Colón *****
Palacio de Villapanés *****
Hotel Palacio Pinello **** Vincci La Rabida **** Hotel Bécquer **** Hotel Fontecruz ****
Hotel Inglaterra **** Casa del Poeta ****
Hotel AC Cordoba Palacio***** Hotel Palacio del Bailío*****
Hotel Palacio de los Patos *****
Hotel Palacio de Santa Paula *****
Ports of Cadiz y Sevilla, ships: Azamara, Seadream, WindStar, Holland America, Oceania, Seabourn Pride, Crystal Serenity, Celebrity Cruises, Silversea, Regent Seven Seas.