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... below these three latticed windows.
This wall is the most Commanding single wall in the whole complex, and is a fitting preparation for the most lavish and imposing room in the alhambra, the salon de Embajadores (hall of the Ambassadors). So to get the hall of the Ambassadors you climb a few step through a narrow and darkened passageway before emerging into dazzling sunlight at the Patio De Los mitres or arraigns (court of the myrtles). A ...
... site under Moorish rule was destroyed to make way for the Christian church.
The interior of the palace consists of one courtyard after another surrounded by ornately decorated rooms in the muslim tradition. Every courtyard has a fountain with water flowing and connected to all the others through an ingenious system of exposed water pathways which were visible as we explored the palace rooms and grounds. It was intriguing to think of ...
... by 7:30 am
was snaking around itself. The earliest entry cut into my packing time as I fly
back to Barcelona today. So I gave up that idea and headed down the back way. Ah Hah! A simple
outbuilding with a lone olive tree caught my eye, and I had the timeless,
enjoyable painting session I live for. And I think the painting turned out
well; at least it pleases me.
Last night was terribly romantic…this is a town
... beer, wine, whatever) you get a 'free' plate of tapas. We ate some delicious food with a couple of cokes then decided to wander back to the apartments and try again.
In the end we waited for about an hour outside with our bags before a young girl showed up and let us in. In very stunted English/Spanish/French? she showed us to our studio apartment, talked us through a map of Granada and answered all of our questions as best ...
... Moorish King centuries later. The entire property has been maintained to keep the appearance of a royal residence. As we walked through the gardens and along the ancient parapets we were in awe of how grand the site truly was. The fortress had become an oasis in this arrid region of Europe with exotic plants set against the snow-capped Sierra Nevada mountains in the background. It didn't take long to see why the region was known as the "Moorish Jewel." The Generalife is ...