Monuments

If you visit the Royal Alcazar of Seville, on your way out you will find yourself in the Patio de Banderas. If you do not take another step and, still inside the courtyard, you go to the right, you will find the entrance to the Judería Street. Narrow and with air of being enchanted, it takes us to...
As we promised in the previous post of the Catholic Kings, this time we bring you one dedicated to the Holy Spanish Inquisition. Before starting, it is better that you forget everything you thought you knew about this institution. Today, we will kill a myth. We will tell you a truth that, perhaps,...
The Ibero-American Exposition of 1929 was an international exhibition that took place in Seville in 1929 and aimed to strengthen relations between the countries of the Iberian Peninsula (Spain and Portugal) with the countries of Latin America and the United States, although other countries, such as...
Life Bartolomé was born in 1617, being the youngest of a family of fourteen brothers. His father, Gaspar Esteban, was a well-to-do barber, surgeon and bleeder who was sometimes treated as a bachelor. His mother, María Pérez Murillo, came from a family of silversmiths and counted among his close...
Peter the 1st of Castile reigned in Castile and the territories conquered by his ancestors from 1334 until his death in 1369. Before going deeper into one of the most picturesque kings of Spanish history, we must situate ourselves in situation: In the 14th Century, Spain was still divided into...
San Luis Street is one of those places where one does not expect to find so many places of high historical importance. Being somewhat a bit far from the monumental area, it’s not usually crowded by tourists. It begins in San Marcos Square and ends at Macarena's Gate, a knot in which converge...

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