According to legend, Sevilla was founded by Hercules and its origins are linked with the Tartessian civilisation. It was called Hispalis under the Romans and Isbiliya with the Moors. Its high point in its history was following the discovery of America.
Don's miss out on the Tapas! The city of 700,000 is credited with their invention and has more than a thousand bars where the choice of food is virtually unlimited; from seafood to ham and sausage, from vegetable to cheese. The Sevillanos actually make a meal of them, moving from bar to bar and trying one dish at a time!