Monuments

#FAVMONUMENT: ALAMEDA DE HÉRCULES It’s been a while since we’ve posted about our #FAVMONUMENT. We’re back now and this week we have a new favorite place, situated in the historic centre of Seville that we would like to share with you. Some of you may have heard of it, others not... It is Alameda De...
For the next three years we are celebrating the 500th anniversary of the expedition of Magallanes-Elcano.This expedition started from Seville on August 10th 1519 and ended on 8th September of 1522 back to Spain. It crossed many new places and islands. Since then our view changed of the world...
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...

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