This beautiful square is located in the Maria Louisa Park in Seville - it is a semi-circular brick building, Renaissance/neo-Moorish in style

This beautiful square is located in the Maria Louisa Park in Seville - it is a semi-circular brick building, Renaissance/neo-Moorish in style

Plaza de Espana was built in 1928 for the Ibero-American Exhibition of 1929 (Expo 29)

Plaza de Espana was built in 1928 for the Ibero-American Exhibition of 1929 (Expo 29)

South wing of the building wih the province alcove at the bottom - this almost half a mile structure offers tiled fountains, pavilions, walls, ponds, benches and exhedras

South wing of the building wih the province alcove at the bottom - this almost half a mile structure offers tiled fountains, pavilions, walls, ponds, benches and exhedras

The tiled 'Province Alcoves' along the walls of the Plaza de Espaņa represent each province of Spain

The tiled 'Province Alcoves' along the walls of the Plaza de Espaņa represent each province of Spain

This tiled alcove belong to the province of Alicante

This tiled alcove belong to the province of Alicante

Conquesta de Almeria alcove - this depicts the conquest of Almeria province

Conquesta de Almeria alcove - this depicts the conquest of Almeria province

One of the fights from the past is depicted here - it is a common for the SPanish people to come to the Plaza de Espana and take photo in front of their province

One of the fights from the past is depicted here - it is a common for the SPanish people to come to the Plaza de Espana and take photo in front of their province

Here conquest of the Badajoz province is depicted

Here conquest of the Badajoz province is depicted

In this alcove Native Americans are shown to be brought to the royal court

In this alcove Native Americans are shown to be brought to the royal court

The Fall of Granada is depicted here - Boabdil (Abdallah Muhammad XII) is leaving the Alhambra for one last time

The Fall of Granada is depicted here - Boabdil (Abdallah Muhammad XII) is leaving the Alhambra for one last time

Hand held fans sold here on one of the bridges of the Plaza de Espana - this squre has four bridges in total

Hand held fans sold here on one of the bridges of the Plaza de Espana - this squre has four bridges in total

A beautiful bridge of the Plaza de Espana with the north tower in the background

A beautiful bridge of the Plaza de Espana with the north tower in the background

Coloured ceramics feature heavily around Plaza de Espana and it's bridges reflect it

Coloured ceramics feature heavily around Plaza de Espana and it's bridges reflect it

A 500-metre canal crossed by four bridges runs in front of the building - boat can be hired to enjoy the view and beauty of this landmark

A 500-metre canal crossed by four bridges runs in front of the building - boat can be hired to enjoy the view and beauty of this landmark

Today the building houses various government offices, including the one (near the North Tower)

Today the building houses various government offices, including the one (near the North Tower)

Panoramic view of the Plaza de Espana

Panoramic view of the Plaza de Espana

Central part of the Plaza de Espana with the canal in front of it - The building has a ground level portico and first-floor balustrade with balconies stretching along its length

Central part of the Plaza de Espana with the canal in front of it - The building has a ground level portico and first-floor balustrade with balconies stretching along its length

South tower of the Plaza de Espana

South tower of the Plaza de Espana

Espaņa complex is a huge half-circle with buildings continually running around the edge accessible over the moat by its bridges

Espaņa complex is a huge half-circle with buildings continually running around the edge accessible over the moat by its bridges

Ceramic work done at the Plaza de Espana - this square had been used as filming location for many movies in the past

Ceramic work done at the Plaza de Espana - this square had been used as filming location for many movies in the past

In the centre is the Vicente Traver fountain which provides much needed cooling effects and also adds beauty to the building

In the centre is the Vicente Traver fountain which provides much needed cooling effects and also adds beauty to the building

A small shop which was selling souvenirs, ice creams and other bits and pieces

A small shop which was selling souvenirs, ice creams and other bits and pieces