When the Arabs first invaded Spain, with their Berber mercenaries in the early 8th century and settled in Granada, they built ... More
Murallas del Albayzín
When the Arabs first invaded Spain, with their Berber mercenaries in the early 8th century and settled in Granada, they built a fortress on the Albayzín hill. These walls are the remains of that original fortress, built with stones from the river Darro below. The Arab tribe who ruled Granada in the 10th and 11th centuries rebuilt the walls and added extra fortified towers, some of which can still be seen.
It's well worth climbing up the Cuesta de la Alhacaba slope into the Albayzín district, to get an idea of
how the city looked before the Nasrids created the Alhambra complex on the opposite hill. The first Arab invaders ...
Rising above the modern lower town, the Alhambra and the Albaycín, situated on two adjacent hills, form the medieval part
of Granada. To the east of the Alhambra fortress and residence are the magnificent gardens of the Generalife, the ...
The hotel Albayzin del Mar in Costa del sol tropical is composed of exclusive luxury suites with furniture and appointments,
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