Alcázar of Seville

One of the oldest European royal palaces still in use today the Alcázar of Seville (or Reales Alcázares de Sevilla in Spanish) is the highlight of a visit to Seville.

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A stunning example of mudéjar architecture or simply Moorish style, the Moroccan influence of colourful tiles and detailed archways at this site is simply beautiful.

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There are displays within the Alcázar of objects, such as porcelain and royal possessions, which are wonderful to take in.

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The UNESCO world heritage site has origins in the 10th century and is basically situated in the centre of Seville.

I would recommend allowing for a few hours here to just wander about and enjoy the expansive gardens it offers too.

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Visiting in summer on a perfect day meant the Alcázar was really in its element – this post is a photo essay of sorts to show off some of my favourite shots from the palace.

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