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Seville — Giralda

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Seville - GiraldaSevilla. Giralda tower, though is now part kompleksa Cathedral and serves kolokolney ego, but is treated as a separate landmark and was built to the cathedral.

Giralda height 97.5 m (or 250 feet), it can be seen from any point goroda.

Istoriya create Giralda began during the Muslim rule. The tower was built in 1184 by order of the Caliph Abu Yusuf Yugub. The tower was topped with four balls that were destroyed in the earthquake, and 1568g Hernan Ruiz pristroil to the tower of four buildings in the style of the Renaissance, and has completed its enormous spire Celebrations in honor of the Faith. The fact that the tip of the moving pod siloy wind posluzhil cause of the monument to the national title, as it is called seviltsy and Giralda Tower (chto means vane in the shape of a human figure or zhivotnogo).

With high lookout tower, located at a height of 93m, a beautiful view of the city and its sorrounding.

Other attractions of Seville:

La Catedral de Sevilla
Alcazar
Museo de Bellas Artes
Plaza de España
La Giralda
The Archaeological Museum
Torro del Oro
Palacio de San Telmo
Sevillian palace
Ayuntamiento de Sevilla