Lonely Planet, one of the biggest travel guide, release a few weeks the 10 best cities to travel in 2018. The best City to travel is … (Drums) Seville. According to Lonelyplanet.com “Seville has bloomed into a city of bicycles and trams, keen to reinvigorate its artistic past” in this Post we are going to see the things you can do in Seville.
Seville is Andalusia´s capital and it is famous by their tipical dancing Flamenco, also their smal dishes called Tapas and you can see also the moorish heritage in their buildings.
Next we will expose which are the sites that you should not miss in the visit to Seville. Discover what to see in Seville old town and the bars to taste the flavour of Seville.
This Palace is listed by the UNESCO, The site, which was originally developed as a fort in 913, has been revamped many times over the 11 centuries of its existence. Nowaday the Alcazar has become more famous because of the appearence on the famous TV Show Games of Thrones.
The world’s largest Gothic cathedral, it was built between 1434 and 1517 over the remains of what had previously been the city’s main mosque. The Giralda tower is one of the highlights of Seville and one of its most representative buildings. The importance of the Giralda is justified because it is the bell tower of one of the largest churches in the world
Since 2011, the Metropol Parasol also know as the the Mushrooms (Las setas) has become the city icon. It is the world´s largest wooden structure, and with his 30m high you can have a precious skyline view.
This huge plaza in the parque de Maria Luisa is the biggest building project completed for the 1929 expotion Iberoamericana. This plaza is impresive with its foutains, mini canals and venetian-style bridges. You can also hire some boats to ply the canals. Also this plaza has become famous during the film Star wars II: Attack of the clones.
Andalucía’s capital has long been renowned for its tapas, but what are Tapas? Tapas are essentially small plates of savoury bar food.Originally they were simple snacks served with drinks, but nowadays you can find micro-dishes of refined restaurants.
These are typical seville tastefull tapas that you can eat at the bars:
Jamón Iberico (Ham)
Solomillo al Whisky: Porke loins cooked in whisky sauce
Gazpacho: A blend of tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers and garlic
Berenjenas fritas con miel: Fired aubergines and topped with honey
Pescado Frito: Fried Fish
These are only a few examples of the great variety of the gastronomy of Seville.
The largest fair of all Andalucía, Seville’s week-long spring fair is held in the second half of the month in the west area of the Río Guadalquivir. For six nights, sevillanos dress up in elaborate finery, parade around in horse-drawn carriages, eat, drink and dance till dawn.
From Booking Taxi Marbella, we offer exclusive private tours. Through our tours, our chauffeurs can take you on an excursion to the place you request, as well as transfers from the Malaga airport to any place.
We will pick you up at the hotel or apartment you are and we will take you to any place in the province. If you want to know more about Seville and their enchantments, do not hesitate to contact us.