The origins of Seville date back to the 6th century BC. The Romans conquered the region around 206 bc. They ruled until the 5th century when the Roman empire started to collapse. The region was then governed by by various Germanic invaders until the Arab Moors invaded in 711. 8 Centuries later the Christian King Ferdinand III defeated the Moors and named the city Seville. Today Seville is the largest city in Andalusia and contains a mountain of history. It’s 2 hours from the Costa del Sol and is well worth a visit. Plan your visit in advance because there is a lot to see. Seville is about a two hour drive from the Costa del Sol but is well worth a visit.
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The Plaza de la Reyes is a great place to just sit and take in what you have seen of Seville and prepare for what you are going to see. The Plaza is situated behind Seville cathedral on Calle Mateos Gago. For more information on the Plaza de la Reyes click the explore button below.