Seville has the same time zone as Central Europe (GMT +1). Capitals such as Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin or Stockholm share the same time zone as Seville. This is, for example, 6 hours ahead of Washington, 8 hours behind Beijing, 9 hours behind Tokyo, 10 hours behind Sydney or 4 hours ahead of Rio de Janeiro.

Our lifestyle does have some singularities. Usually, activity starts around 8:00 am. We have breakfast between 9:00 am and 11:00 am. Lunch is served from 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm, or even until 4:00 pm. Dinner is perfectly served between 9:00 pm and 11:00 pm.

Normal business hours are from Monday to Saturday, 9:30 am to 8:00 pm, with some variation depending on the type of establishment and the area of the city.