His apartment is located in the Centre of Seville, close to the Cathedral, Real Alcázar, next to the Casa Pilatos,Giralda, Barrio de Santa Cruz, Churches of el Salvador, San Ildefonso, Isidore convent of San Leandro; next to the Museum of flamenco dance; the perfect place to enjoy the traditions of the city.
Next to the building you will find lots of bars, Bodegas and restaurants with typical “tapas”, If you prefer a walk you'll enjoy the aroma of orange blossom, flowering alleys and gardens.
The city, founded by the Carthaginians built and ruled by Romans and Muslims for more of 900 years, It is housed in its configuration the physical integrity of the original buildings..
You will find corners in which to look back to another era.
The Cathedral is the largest Gothic style in Europe, It is protected as monument heritage of humanity by UNESCO; It houses the remains of Christopher Columbus who contributed mightily to the opening of trade and growth of Seville, and King San Fernando III, He obtained the surrender of the city in Arab hands (1248 d.C.). It was built on an ancient mosque to strengthen its foundations with hundreds of stones, marble and statues of Roman and Visigoth. The Almohads, by their own religion, did not accept sculptural expressions. A great Visigothic source are preserved in the los naranjos courtyard. It measures 116 m long and 76 m wide, It has five naves and the central rises up 42 m tall.
The Giralda was the main mosque minaret (1184), the first body which reaches the belfry is Arabic, is adorned with brick "sebka", on it there are four balls of gilded bronze "which could be seen from a distance day" and that in the earthquake of 1356 they were damaged; in its place stood a belltower with the first public clock, that in 1955 He was replaced by the current Bell Tower and a weathervane called weather vane which gives the name to the Tower. It measures currently 101 m tall , the Arab side measures 70 m, plant square side 14 m; the Interior can upload by 35 soft ramps (that horse was accessed to summon the population) has 17 final steps. Much of stones was used for the Foundation, marbles and sculptures of Roman and Visigothic times, When the Almohads did not accept sculptural expressions.
Fortress and Royal Palace, built in the 10th century. It currently forms an ensemble of buildings, palaces and extensive gardens. Has been declared World Heritage site by UNESCO for its unique compendium of cultures Almohad, as the plaster Palace or the gardens of the cruise, in coexistence with Peter Palacio Mudejar-style and other buildings of Renaissance style to neoclassic. From the living room of the Admiral maritime explorations were planned, among them the round the world by Magellan and Sebastián Elcano 1519-1522.
The neighbourhood of Santa Cruz or Jewish quarter, a network of houses formerly occupied by the Jews with the consent and appreciation of King Fernando III, today maintains a set of squares and alleys, with lighting and colorful decoration. It is pleasant to visit the courtyard of the venerable ones, the facades of the square of the Alfaro, Santa Cruz, Doña Elvira, the alley of the water, being surprised by the details every step.
On the occasion of the Ibero American exhibition of 1929, in the Park of Maria Luisa, was constructed the building of the Spain Plaza with marking a Sevillian style that used the marble and brick combined with abundant artistic ceramics and plasterwork. Form unsa semi-elipse 200 m with an estuary or Lake crossed by bridges of colorful ceramics, in alluding to the provinces ceramic banks downtown; the building is crowned by two towers at the corners.In the Park assigned by the widow of Monpansier in 1893 Excel the roundabouts of the Quintero brothers, Becquer and Machado
Tower which was part of the fortified enclosure with which it was connected (Albarrana), was not connected to wall, It served as a watchtower and harassment of the enemy approached the enclosure. It has three bodies built in different periods, the first almohade style (1220) last of 1760 It is topped in dome.The brightness of its walls is due to a mixture of mortar, lime and pressed straw. It measures 36 m tall and is currently devoted to Maritime Museum..
Its name comes from a via Crucis celebrated in the Praetorian Hall in the Palace of the older developed de Andalucía (popularly called Casa de Pilatos), grow the number of attendees was left as first station Pilate's Palace and the last the Cruz del Campo, What would be the germ of the present Seville Holy week. It is located in the historic centre of the city and exposes the Gothic tradition, Mudejar art under the influence of the Italian Renaissance. It was formerly connected with St. Stephen's Church through a gallery. Other stately homes and palaces granted to families in reward for services rendered are located in the same street.In 1962 was filmed part of the movie Lwrence Arabia, winner of 7 Oscar. Directed by Ridley Scott is shot, 1492:the conquest of paradise. The Kingdom of the heavens and Tom Cruise - Cameron Diaz shot part of Knight and Day.
At any time, anywhere you can leave surprised by the charm of any corner. Leave travel the senses and enjoy the magic of the city streets and monuments.