Écija is a town belonging to the province of Seville, Spain. It is located in the Andalusian countryside, 85 km east of the city of Seville. According to the 2008 census, Écija has a total population of 40,100 inhabitants, ranking as the fifth most populous city in the province. The river Genil, the main tributary of the river Guadalquivir, runs through the urban area of the city. The economy of Écija is based on agriculture (olives, cereals and vegetables), cattle (cows and horses) and textile industry. The city has over twenty churches and convents, some of them with either Gothic, Mudéjar, Renaissance or Baroque towers or bell-gables, as well as an Arab fortress. In the Philippines, the province of Nueva Ecija that was created as a military comandancia in 1705 by Governor Fausto Cruzat y Góngora, was named in honor of this city.Wikipedia
A place in Spain, Écija is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. The nearest major city to Écija is Seville. Add Seville to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like The Cathedral Of Seville, The Alcazar, Torre Del Oro Or Gold Tower. Also, to reach Écija, you'll have to take a flight to Seville; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Écija, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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