Best Things to do in Seville in August 2019

Our guide to visiting the Alcazar in Seville will tell you everything you need to know before checking out the iconic palace.

This blog post was originally posted on July 23, 2015, and was updated on July 1, 2019. Ask a local about the best things to do in Seville in August, and they’ll probably tell you to head to the nearest beach. While that’s a tempting idea, it would mean missing out on everything that Seville itself […]

6 Things to do in Seville in May

If you're visiting Seville in May, take advantage of the lovely weather to enjoy a boat ride along the river.

This blog post was originally posted on April 21, 2015, and was updated on April 2, 2019.  Spring is arguably the most important time of year on the sevillano calendar. We’ve already experienced Semana Santa, which is one of the most storied events of the entire year in Seville in March (or April, depending on […]

11 Things to Do in Cordoba: The Perfect Day Trip from Seville

One of our can't-miss things to do in Cordoba is the Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos. The gardens are an especially gorgeous little corner of the city.

Few places hold as much indisputable charm as Cordoba, with its colorful flower-lined streets and gilded remnants of Moorish Spain’s glory days. First a key Roman settlement and later the capital of Al-Andalus, Cordoba was once the most important city in Europe. Its picturesque cobblestone streets hold thousands of years of secrets and stories belonging […]

Visiting Seville in Summer: 5 Ways to Beat the Heat

Accommodations are more important than ever when visiting Seville in summer! Be sure to find one with AC and a pool.

The temperatures may be high, but don’t let that put you off from visiting one of Spain’s most magical cities! The majority of southern Spain experiences scorching temperatures throughout the summer months, and Seville is no exception. Temperatures start climbing in April and May, soar to highs of 36°C (95°F) in July, and don’t start […]