The first meaning of the concept of mall that mentions the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE ) in its dictionary refers to a place with the presence of poplars . A poplar, also known as poplar , is a tree that belongs to the genus Populus .
Alameda is also called rides that present poplars and, by extension, to all rides They have any type of tree. The malls, in this sense, can count on bananas, elms, oaks, chestnuts and other trees.
For example: “We walked through the mall holding hands, enjoying the gentle autumn breeze”, "The neighbors expressed their disgust at the government's decision to cut several trees from the mall", "The researchers found a body in the mall that reaches the stream".
There are several famous malls throughout the world. In the Mexico City , to cite a case, is the Central mall : a park with more than four centuries of history which was remodeled several times and that presents, in addition to trees, different sculptures and fountains.
In the same way, we can not overlook either the famous Alameda de Hercules in the city of Seville. It is one of the most emblematic corners of the Andalusian capital and even throughout Europe. And it dates back to 1574, which is why it is considered the oldest public garden of all those that have remained in the aforementioned continent.
It is located between the Guadalquivir River and the Macarena neighborhood and has a series of works of art and buildings that are worth highlighting. Among the latter is the well-known Casa de las Sirenas, which is a nineteenth-century mansion and that if it has that name is because in its front it includes two sirens.
Very close to the Alameda de Hércules is the birthplace of one of the most illustrious Sevillian and Spanish writers of all time. We are referring to the poet Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer.
The Alameda de Cervantes , located in the Spanish town of Soria, is a yard Very popular audience. Call The pasture in colloquial speech, this mall includes sources Ornamental monuments and even a hermitage.
The Barefoot Mall (located in the Peruvian capital, Lime ), the Mall of the Liberator Bernardo O'Higgins (in Santiago of Chile ) and the Alameda El Porvenir (a pedestrian promenade of Colombia ) are other outstanding malls.
It is worth mentioning that Mall it is also the name of a county of California (U.S ) and of a municipality from Malaga (Spain ). To the north of the province of Malaga is this population, of about 5,400 inhabitants, which is located 73 kilometers from the capital. It has been discovered that it was already populated in the Neolithic and that Romans, Carthaginians or Iberians also passed through its lands.
Among its tourist attractions are its Roman baths, the Church of the Immaculate Conception and a necropolis of Chalcolithic origin. That without ignoring that is also the tomb of the famous bandit Jose Maria Hinojosa Covacho, better known as "The Tempranillo".