Tag: La Giralda
Three views of Sevilla, from the La Giralda bell-tower: the Cathedral, the bull-ring, the Real (Royal) Alcazar.
Seville Cathedral stands on the site of a great mosque, built by the Almohads in the 12th century. It is the largest cathedral in Europe. Its bell-tower, La Giralda, was in its original incarnation a minaret, on top of which were erected a Christian belfry and Christian symbols. You climb La Giralda not by stairs […]