Situated on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, Seville has a rich Moorish heritage and used to be a prosperous port that carried out trade with the Americas. The streets and squares in the historic quarter of the capital of Andalusia are lively and busy. They treasure many constructions that have the World Heritage designation, and many districts are full of traditional culture, like Triana and La Macarena.
Museums and art centers, theme parks, cinemas, theatres and clubs are some of the many leisure options that a great city like Seville holds. Without forgetting, of course, the numerous terraces, inns and bars where visitors can practice one of the most tasty traditions in the city—”Going out for tapas”.
GAME OF THRONES COMES TO SEVILLE – Season 5 of Game of Thrones featured the amazing Alcazar in Seville, Spain. It represented the famous water gardens of Reales Alcazares, the royal residences and gardens of the Alcazar which are world renown on their own.
SEVILLE BY DAY – If there were ever a city to get completely lost in, this is the one. Seville’s beguiling maze of streets epitomizes southern Spanish charm right down to the tiled-adorned buildings, abundance of tapas bars, and echo of flamenco. Seville is a place that you need to discover walking. Otherwise, you’ll miss the point. Seville is not only a bunch of magnificent buildings and palaces.
It’s also its people and their passion. The majority of the must-sees are clustered around the Cathedral complex with the so called “Sevilla’s most beautiful daughter, La Giralda”, as it is called the tower of the Cathedral, UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the Archivo de las Indias and the Reales Alcazares Palace. Grab your comfortable shoes, an abanico and enjoy this wonderful city. Stay in the city’s old town to explore the cobbled streets of the Santa Cruz quarter.