Plaza de España – A Timeless Square in Sevilla

Plaza de España in Sevilla is a beautiful, timeless square that no tourists or visitors would dare skip seeing. It’s not just a sight to behold but also an architectural wonder that speaks volumes of the city’s past glory.

These photos will prove that Plaza de Espana is a must-see attraction you’d never regret seeing.

Plaza de España was built for the 1929 World Expo which Sevilla played a gracious host.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.
Plaza de España is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

It showcased the elements that the city was known for: bricks, wrought iron, and ceramics.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is a Timeless Square in Spain
Plaza de España is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

The must-see part of this grand building is the ceramic tiles outside.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is a Timeless Square in Spain.
Plaza de España is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

These ceramic tiles depict important historical events in Spain in each province.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is the most beautiful square in Spain.
This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

The architectural style is a mix of Renaissance and Moorish.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is the most beautiful square in Spain.
This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

Plaza de España is built in a semi-circle form with a diameter of 200 meters.

Plaza de España in Sevilla is the most beautiful square in Spain.
This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

It is the size of five football pitches.

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Plaza de Espana is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

On both ends, the towers stood like it never aged.

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Plaza Espana is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

Between these towers are the galleries/rooms, some of which are open to the public.

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What a beautiful Square in Sevilla

There’s a fountain in the center of the plaza.

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This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

You can go boating on the river, too.

Things to do in Sevilla Spain
This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

Four bridges stand for the ancient kingdoms of Spain: Leon, Navarre, Aragon, and Castille.

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This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

Plaza de Espana might look familiar if you’re a Star Wars fan.

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Spain’s most beautiful square!

This is Planet Naboo in Episode 2 of Star Wars’ Attack of the Clones.

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Spain’s most beautiful square!

It is digitally enhanced, but even a non-fan of the movie can see the huge similarities. (See the video clip here.)

Hostel Hotel in Sevilla Spain
Spain Plaza is a Timeless Square in Sevilla.

Have you seen Lawrence of Arabia? The main gate (below) is very conspicuous in the film. (See the video clip here.)

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This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

After discovering the plaza, explore the nearby Maria Luisa Park, sit on one of the benches under the shades and relax.

Hostel Hotel in Sevilla Spain
This is, perhaps, Spain’s most beautiful square!

HOSTEL IN SEVILLA

I stayed at Oasis Backpackers Palace Hostel, one of the best hostels I’ve ever been to. It’s a fun hostel with a rooftop overlooking part of the city – and a jacuzzi! The rooms are clean, and the beds are comfortable. The staff is extra nice, too. Read my review here.

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A wanderer. A frustrated photographer. Hiker. Lover. Half extrovert, half introvert. Solo traveler.

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