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Seville travel guide

March 9, 2020

Plaza de Espaņa in Seville Belonging to the Andalusian community and its capital, Seville is located in the south of the Iberian Peninsula and 20 meters above sea level. With almost 700,000 inhabitants it is the fourth most populated city in Spain. It is a city of great tourist interest, thanks to its many monuments, squares, gardens and churches.

The river Guadalquivir is an important element for the city of Seville, which is crossed by bridges of different styles. It is transited by tourist boats and sporting competitions.

The salads and gazpacho are outstanding in their gastronomy. Similarly make special mention of sweets, such as almonds, polvorones, alfajores and cakes.

The weather is cold in winter and very hot temperatures during the summer season.

Highlights on the festive plane the Easter in Seville and the famous April fair with huts, attractions and dances for Sevillanas.

San Pablo Airport is located at a distance of 10 kilometres north of the city.

Museums and monuments of interest in Seville

• Plaza de Toros de la Maestranza: the first bullfighting site in the world. It is located in the Plaza de Colon s/n.

• Torre del Oro: a 36-metre-high Almohad tower built in the 13th century. It is also located in Paseo de Colón s/n.

• The Giralda: located in the Plaza de la Virgen de los Reyes is the belfry of the cathedral of Santa Maria with a height of almost 100 meters.

• Barrio de Santa Cruz: typical district of Seville, where we can visit the convents of Santa Teresa and Santa Maria and the squares of Santa Maria, Santa Cruz and Doña Elvira.

Google map of Sevilla

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