Tales of the Alhambra

Un mundo por delante...

Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain

alhambra

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Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain

Tilt-shift Cathedral, Granada, Spain

Granada with Cathedral, Spain

At sunset...

Painting Granada

As Abu ‘abd-Allah Muhammad XII, known as Boabdil, surrendered Granada, Spain, to Ferdinand and Isabella, in the same year that they sent Christopher Columbus on his explorations of the New World, Boabdil descended from the Alhambra, overlooked the city and was reproached by his mother,

Weep like a woman for what you could not defend as a man – The Moor’s Last Sigh

Photos from the Swedish National Heritage Board, javi_indy, Kalense Kid, Darrell Godliman, karlo, mau_tweety and Balthus Van Tassel.