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Streets with lanterns, booths, horses, food, gitana dresses, dancing, a good talk, happiness and laughter...We call it Feria de Abril (April’s Fair)! It is a profane festival that’s celebrated two weeks after Semana Santa (Holy Week). This year it’s the 3rd time it won’t take place in April as a...
This year we had our annual Semana Santa, maybe better known as Easter Week or Holy Week.It’s something many people are looking forward to and do tons of preparations for this festivity. It’s an important celebration for the local and religious people. Also many tourists come to Spain during this...
The Torre Del Oro, translated as the Golden Tower is one of the identity signs of Seville. It’s situated on Paseo Cristóbal Colón, next to Guadalquivir. The tower consists of three levels and is 36 metres high. Let’s dig a bit deeper into the history about this tower! The construction of Torre Del...
La Isla de La Cartuja belongs to Seville, but as a tourist it would never occur to visit the place. Me, as a person who only lives in Seville for one monthmade me wonderwhat you can do or see there since it’s not that popular. Though, if you take the typical Hop-On Hop-Off bus tour they will take...
Did you know that Seville is also known for the famous opera “Carmen”? It became internationally popular and is a stage play that still happens today. The image of her appeals many visitors to the city. Now, who was she? Was she a real person? And what are the connections between the girl and...
Recently have been discovered that Al-Mutamid Palace, the poet King of Ixbilya, is under the Patio de Banderas houses and this part was thinking that was lost. About this Muslim king, we have heard several stories and legends as he was the king who made it snow in Seville to makes happier his wife...

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