6 Lent Traditions Not to Miss if You’re Visiting Seville in Spring

Holy Week procession in Seville, Spain

As the mesmerizing scent of orange blossoms fills the air, drums start beating, and Semana Santa is on everyone’s lips, there’s no denying it—the countdown to Seville’s most awaited week has begun!  The impressive Holy Week festivities held in Seville in spring are an unforgettable spectacle that draws hundreds of thousands of visitors from around […]

Is Seville Safe? Our Top Tips for a Worry-Free Stay

Tourists in Seville's Plaza de España

Quaint narrow streets, mind-blowing historic sites, outdoor terraces, and late-night drinks are all ideal ingredients for the perfect Seville vacation.  And yet, in this day and age, it’s easy to picture how a fairytale could turn into a nightmare. With big cities often being synonymous with crime, and tourism with pickpockets, most travelers considering a […]

6 Seville Restaurants that Are Open on Most Public Holidays

Iberian pork steak at Vinería San Telmo in Madrid

It’s often said that most Spaniards don’t live to work; they work to live. And for most, a good life usually means delicious food, great company, and plenty of free time to enjoy both. This year, Andalusia and every other region in Spain will be observing a total of 12 festivos, or holidays—more than most […]

Behind the Bite: Jamón Ibérico

Jamón ibérico takes years to cure to perfection, but the wait is well worth it!

This post is part of our Behind the Bite series, deep dives into the dishes that we can’t stop thinking about. Place it on your toast with a drizzle of olive oil and you have breakfast. Add it to eggs and potatoes for a memorable lunch. On its own with a glass of sherry? The […]

How to Be a Good Tourist: Seville Edition

We all can do our part to help practice responsible travel in Seville. Spend as much money as possible at local restaurants and bars rather than chains, for example.

Don’t miss the rest of our responsible tourism guides:MADRID | BARCELONA | SAN SEBASTIAN | LISBON | ROME Some say it’s the colorful, winding streets; others, the friendliness of the people. And let’s not forget the unrivaled tapas scene! There are hundreds of reasons to fall in love with Seville. But as many European cities […]