Metropol Parasol is a favorite location for Sevillan. The shadow of the umbrellas helps to hide in a sultry day. In summer, the t reaches + 44 s.
Place of meeting of excursion groups - Torre del Oro Tower. The protective,
observation and defense structure of the harbor from 1220.
The Jewish quarter, small parade, winding alleys, (easy to get lost!) will
be moved back several centuries.
Bar Hosteria del Laurel
Famous for its legend -
where Jose Zorrilla's "Don Juan Tenorio" was written.
The monumental Gothic Cathedral (Maria de la Sede) is the largest in the Old World. Located
on a former mosque, the internal architecture connects the Catholic and Muslim directions. At
98 meters rushes a rectangular tower, the symbol of Seville - the Giralda. Go up and enjoy the
colors of the neighborhoods from high up!
House of Pilate. It is said that there is an exact copy of the Palace of Pontius Pilate - the house with the same name. It combines two styles - the Spanish Renaissance and Mudejar. Possession of the Dukes of Medinaseli. It can only be accessed by a tour group. The lucky ones who find themselves there are wrapped up in the life of aristocrats in all forms. (Address Pl. de Pilatos, 1)
The administration occupies the Palace of San Telmo. Its first destination was the School of Orphans of Sailors, later home to the Duchess Louise Fernanda. Amazing with its beauty, majesty! In 1754, the facade with 12 statues of famous Seville residents was complemented by a white stone portal decorated with the statue of the patron saint of sailors - Saint Thelmo. Entrance only by appointment through the official site. (Calle Palos Frontera)
The Royal Tobacco Factory was the first in Europe, dated the XVIII century. It was there that
the famous Carmen worked according to the novel by Prosper Merimee. Since the 1950s some
faculties and rectorships of the University of Seville are located there. (San Fernando, 4)
The Plaza de Espana is a real jewel, a chic Palace (given to the Municipality), a fountain, figured bridges spanning the canal, an indelible impression! Built for the Ibero-American Exhibition. The walls shelter 48 niches, symbolizing 2 archipelagos and 46 provinces, arranged in alphabetical order. Coats of arms, famous personalities, banners are laid out with tiles and mosaics. The floor decorates the maps of each province with decorative tiles. "
Star Wars. Episode II: The attack
of the clones was filmed here.
Nearby: museum's of Folk Art, Traditions, of Fine Arts. Connecting the space between them is a square of America with many pigeons. Feed for 1.50 euros and you're their favorite!
- In April you will have Holy Week (Semana Santa), and in May - Feria, the streets are filled with residents in elegant costumes, girls are dressed in national dresses, carried by carriages, sherry pours the river, fairs.
- Sierpes is a shopping boulevard. Clothes, shoes, souvenir shops, tapas bars, cafes, restaurants are ready to accept all comers.
- The Los Arcos shopping mall has over a hundred stores! (Av. Andalucia).