National Geographic : 1951 Apr
© National Geographic Society 509 Kodachroenie by Luis Marden Pedestrians Clog Sevilla's Narrow Street of the Serpents. Cars and Carts Are Forbidden No one knows why this nonserpentine street was named Sierpes (Serpents). In summer, when awnings stretch from side to side, the thoroughfare looks like an Oriental bazaar. Sierpes has no curbs; it is one big walk (page 514).