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Inside Background
The architecture in Seville dates back several centuries.  At its founding the...
Last edited: 20 June 2006
As with any foreign country, customs and culture will often differ from what...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
As with many travel destinations, Seville has been known to have its share of...
Last edited: 16 September 2006
In ancient times, Seville used to be called Hispalis and, while under Roman...
Last edited: 22 January 2008
Seville is divided into a few neighborhoods or sections that are unique unto...
Last edited: 20 June 2006
Perhaps the most famous book to be set in Seville is Don Juan, the timeless...
Last edited: 31 January 2007
Location of tourism information centers:  Avenida Constitucion, 21 Airport San...
Last edited: 11 May 2009
Spain is known the world over for its beautiful weather and Seville is no...
Last edited: 21 March 2007
- Start in front of triana, in the Naves del Barranco market (Calle Arjona...
Last edited: 15 June 2015
Barrios of Seville These websites explain which are the barrios in Seville and...
Last edited: 24 April 2014
Chess Saved Seville's Taifa Kingdom There are many interesting historical...
Last edited: 22 June 2009
Sevilla (Seville) is Spain's fourth largest city and located in the central...
Last edited: 23 August 2006
Seville 24-Hour Pharmacy If you are a visitor to Seville and you get sick and...
Last edited: 17 January 2009
The Best Sights of Seville Seville is the biggest city in Andalusia and is one...
Last edited: 07 July 2014
Tourism Offices in Seville Web: www.turismosevill... 1. Plaza del Triunfo, 1...
Last edited: 16 March 2010
Inside Transportation
Many visitors to Seville arrive by air at Seville's San Pablo Airport (SVQ...
Last edited: 22 July 2016
Much of Seville is quite walkable, especially the historic city with its narrow...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
Seville has a well organized city bus system making stops along most of the...
Last edited: 14 April 2015
Taxis are cheap and plentiful in Seville. Cabs wait outside the major hotels...
Last edited: 03 September 2015
To by Renfe tickets online you can find information on this TA Insider page.
Last edited: 20 May 2008
Parking in downtown Seville is a problem.  This guide will make it easier for...
Last edited: 27 May 2016
While planning a trip from Spain to Morocco, it might be very difficult to find...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
Seville Intercity Bus Travel To travel between Seville and other cities, there...
Last edited: 20 May 2008
Tips for booking a train ticket on line (TIKNET) On the Spanish version, it...
Last edited: 21 June 2006
Inside Things to Do
If you are looking for easy day trips out of Seville, there are plenty. Granada...
Last edited: 02 April 2008
Semana Santa in Seville Semana Santa is big in Spain, and biggest in Seville...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
The city of Seville offers many entertainment options for traveling kids.  One...
Last edited: 20 June 2006
1. The Cathedral Beside the Alcazar is the Cathedral of Seville. In 1401 it was...
Last edited: 05 December 2012
Head out on the town to enjoy the festive, fun-seeking personality of the...
Last edited: 31 July 2015
It has been argued for years where exactly Flamenco originated, but most people...
Last edited: 20 June 2006
Flamenco plays a big role in Andalusia's culture. This extraordinarily powerful...
Last edited: 23 February 2016
Sombrero de Tres Picos: Stop by this extraordinary hat shop, full of all kinds...
Last edited: 11 December 2013
One of the most famous activities in Seville is to witness a bull fight in its...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
An Extraordinary Flower Shop Seville has an extraordinary flower shop called...
Last edited: 22 November 2007
Archbishop's Palace The Archbishop’s Palace is located at Plaza Virgen de los...
Last edited: 24 November 2013
Barrio Triana Ceramic Stores The best and most beautiful ceramics in Seville...
Last edited: 09 March 2015
Capilla del Patrocinio The Capilla del Patrocinio is a famous modern chapel in...
Last edited: 14 March 2015
Church of Nuestra Señora de La O The Church of Our Lady of La O is located at...
Last edited: 20 October 2009
Church of San Luis The Church of San Luis is located at Calle San Luis, 37, in...
Last edited: 20 October 2009
Church of Santa Ana The Church of Santa Ana is located at Calle Santa Ana, in...
Last edited: 20 October 2009
Convent of Santa Clara The Convent of Santa Clara is located at Calle Becas...
Last edited: 04 December 2011
Convent of Santa Paula Calle Santa Paula, 11 Tel: 954-536-330 Hours: Tuesday to...
Last edited: 19 December 2010
Day Trip to Cadiz   A. Transportation  One can take the train from Seville's...
Last edited: 11 June 2014
Day Trip to Carmona Transportation: Casal Bus For route and stops and times...
Last edited: 07 June 2013
Day Trip to Cordoba Cordoba is 45 minutes from Seville by AVE and it is worth...
Last edited: 03 March 2016
Daytrip to Ecija   Bus transportation to Ecija is with the Socibus Company...
Last edited: 25 November 2009
Day Trip to Jerez de la Frontera   One can easily make a day trip to Jerez de...
Last edited: 22 February 2013
Day Trip to Osuna Osuna is a town in the Province of Seville with a population...
Last edited: 21 October 2009
Day Trip to Ronda Ronda is a wonderful white town in the Province of Malaga...
Last edited: 08 May 2016
Day Trip to Santiponce/Italica   (Note: The opening times are normally Tuesdays...
Last edited: 09 January 2014
Call the telephone number listed to find out what days they have the show and...
Last edited: 04 April 2015
Seville is one of the upcoming gay destinations in Spain. The capital of the...
Last edited: 17 April 2012
The Horse ride through Seville attractions are a really must do kind of thing...
Last edited: 01 March 2009
Hospital de la Caridad  Calle Temprado, 3   Hours:  Monday-Saturday, 9am-1.30pm...
Last edited: 17 November 2013
Hospital de los Venerables Plaza Venerables 8 Hours: Daily, 10am-2pm and 4-8pm...
Last edited: 20 October 2009
The Hotel Alfonso XIII is the best luxury hotel in Seville, in the heart of the...
Last edited: 15 December 2008
Iglesia del Sagrario The Iglesia del Sagrario is located at Calle Alemanes, s/n...
Last edited: 24 November 2013
Basilica of Jesus of the Great Power Plaza de San Lorenzo 13   The Basilica is...
Last edited: 15 December 2008
Laundromats in Seville  1. Auto-Servicio de Lavandería Sevilla Calle Castelar...
Last edited: 15 March 2015
Museo de Bellas Artes Plaza del Museo, 9 Tel: 954-786-500 Web...
Last edited: 18 March 2010
San Esteban Church   San Esteban Church is located at Calle Medinaceli, 2. The...
Last edited: 18 November 2013
San Lorenzo Church Address: Plaza de San Lorenzo The San Lorenzo Church was...
Last edited: 14 March 2015
San Vicente Church Address: Calle de Miguel Cid, 1 Tel: 954-904-472 Web...
Last edited: 24 November 2015
Santa Rosalia Convent Address: Calle Cardenal Spinola, 8 (41002) The Santa...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
Santiponce is a short bus trip from Sevilla. There you can visit the ancient...
Last edited: 03 June 2008
Abba Triana Hotel Plaza De Chapina, S/N AC Ciudad de Sevilla Avenida Manuel...
Last edited: 14 July 2008
1. Sevilla Internet Avenida Ramón y Cajal, 2. Tel: 954-092-140 2. Ciber Express...
Last edited: 21 January 2015
It is possible to take a bus from Seville to La Línea de la Concepcion, the...
Last edited: 21 December 2013
Ana Abascal - Patricia Medina Antiguedades y Decoracion Fernandez y Gonzalez...
Last edited: 03 June 2008
Street Markets of Seville Be careful of pickpockets. 1. El Charco de la Pava...
Last edited: 12 February 2015
The Giralda Tower The most emblematic monument of Seville is the Giralda bell...
Last edited: 21 March 2008
The Real Alcazar Patio de Banderas s/n, Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday October...
Last edited: 04 March 2013
  Mis Angeles Calle Rosario, 8 Local 6 Tel: 954-218-365 Web...
Last edited: 03 June 2008
Velazquez Birth House The house where Velazquez was born is located at Padre...
Last edited: 20 October 2009
Italica archaelogical site just a few kms north of Seville. Massive area of...
Last edited: 03 July 2010
The Archaeological Museum hours: Tuesdays: 2.30-8.30pm. Wednesday-Saturday...
Last edited: 18 March 2014
The Archivo General de Indias The Archivo General de Indias is located by the...
Last edited: 07 August 2012
The Ayuntamiento (City Hall) The Ayuntamiento building is one of the beautiful...
Last edited: 04 June 2009
The Barrio Santa Cruz The Barrio Santa Cruz is beside the Alcazar and is...
Last edited: 05 June 2009
Church of San Jose The Church of San Jose is located at Calle Jovellanos, 10...
Last edited: 21 January 2012
San Jose Chapel    The San Jose Chapel is located at Calle Jovellanos, 10. The...
Last edited: 18 November 2013
Elegant and classy. Alcohol-free. Room for a maximum of 80 spectators sitting...
Last edited: 14 February 2013
Casa de los Pinelo The Casa de los Pinelo is located at Calle Abades, 14. The...
Last edited: 04 December 2011
Casa de Pilatos Address: Plaza de Pilatos, 1 - 41003 Sevilla Tel: (+34...
Last edited: 21 August 2015
There is a daily river cruise for the Guadalquivir River, starting at the Tower...
Last edited: 23 April 2014
Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9am-1.30pm and 3.30-7.30pm; Sundays and public...
Last edited: 17 December 2008
Hours: Weekdays: 11 and 19:30h; Sundays: 10, 13, 19:30h. Iglesia de Santa Maria...
Last edited: 12 March 2015
Murillo Gardens The place where the Murillo Gardens are today were part of the...
Last edited: 22 January 2012
Maria Luisa Park The Maria Luisa Park is the largest park in Seville and one of...
Last edited: 14 November 2007
The Metropol Parasol is located at the Plaza de la Encarnacion and the wooden...
Last edited: 09 October 2013
The Military History Museum is located at the Plaza de España between the...
Last edited: 19 March 2014
The ‘’’Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija’’’ or “The Lebrija Palace” can be found...
Last edited: 01 December 2010
The Popular Arts Museum hours: Tuesdays: 2.30-8.30pm; Wednesday-Saturday...
Last edited: 30 June 2009
Palace of San Telmo The Palace of San Telmo is located at Avenida de Roma and...
Last edited: 04 December 2011
Isla Magica - Seville On a blisteringly hot summers day in Seville, what better...
Last edited: 23 April 2013
Plaza de España has been completely renovated.  It is absolutely gorgeous and...
Last edited: 04 March 2013
Plaza del Triunfo The Plaza del Triunfo is a square that is adjacent to the...
Last edited: 24 January 2012
Torre del Oro (Gold Tower) The Torre del Oro (Gold Tower) is a military...
Last edited: 04 December 2011
Inside Dining Scene
Seville is renowned for its favored eating custom, el tapeo, which means bar...
Last edited: 03 January 2007
El Diez (c/ Hernando Colon, near Plaza de San Francisco, about 100m behind the...
Last edited: 23 March 2009
1. Horno San Buenaventura Avenida de la Constitucion, 16 Calle Carlos Cañal, 28...
Last edited: 17 June 2008
These are very good moderately priced restaurants. 1. Taberna del Alabardero...
Last edited: 17 January 2016
Best Tapas Places in Seville If you're unfamiliar with tapas bars there are a...
Last edited: 22 December 2015
Convent Sweets (Dulces) in Seville Many nuns in the convents of Sevilla earn...
Last edited: 20 April 2011
Sevilla Tapas is a collection of favourite restaurants and tapa bars in...
Last edited: 26 July 2009
Remembering that dinner is after 21:00 and that reservations are highly...
Last edited: 06 May 2009
Gastronomy in Seville is resumed in one word: tapas!  Also, local people eat...
Last edited: 16 March 2009
Gluten-Free Restaurants of Seville Gluten intolerant people are called...
Last edited: 24 April 2015
RESTAURANT HALAL SEVILLE. 1. EL RINCON DE BEIRUT CALLE SAN FERNANDO Nº21 Tel...
Last edited: 15 July 2015
Mercado Lonja del Barranco Address: Calle Arjona, 24 Tel: 917-582-420 Hours...
Last edited: 22 November 2015
Sevilla Paella Restaurants     1. Restaurante El Espigon   Calle Bogota, 1...
Last edited: 19 August 2013
Taj Mahal - Luis Belmonte, 2. Tel: 954-420-952 Shalimar Hindu Tandoori - c...
Last edited: 11 August 2008
1. Habanita Callejon Golfo, 3 Tel: 954-220-202   2. Gaia Luis de Vargas,4 Tel...
Last edited: 24 September 2013
Supermarkets Open on Sundays OpenCor is a chain of small convenience...
Last edited: 02 December 2012
Inside Spain: For Foreign Visitors
The currency of Spain is the Euro (EUR), currently shared by 17 nations of the...
Last edited: 06 May 2012
Border crossings   Spain has FOUR European land borders. Two are with Schengen...
Last edited: 30 July 2013
Dial 112 - for all emergencies 902 102 112 - for multi-lingual services...
Last edited: 01 August 2012
In many parts of Spain, particularly small towns and rural areas, older people...
Last edited: 22 December 2014
Always dial the full number as written or printed, including area code, when...
Last edited: 14 January 2015
Locals often tip even if modestly, it is considered polite and the Spanish are...
Last edited: 28 March 2016
If you are paying by credit card in Spain and your home currency is not the...
Last edited: 28 July 2013
Voltage is 220V, 50 Hz (cycles). One needs to use a transformer (converter) if...
Last edited: 09 July 2008
Exchanging money in Spain is easy and follows a similar pattern to elsewhere in...
Last edited: 02 June 2014
Main-line policing in Spain is organised and managed on a national basis by the...
Last edited: 14 August 2014
Rental Cars Driving in Spain is easy as the roads are in good condition and...
Last edited: 02 August 2016
English to Spanish translation of words commonly seen whilst travelling by...
Last edited: 02 July 2008