Alhambra y Generalife - Granada, Spain
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member netdust
N 37° 10.549 W 003° 35.290
30S E 447787 N 4114538
Quick Description: Esta grande complejo palaciego y fortaleza musulmán es descrito en la Lista del Patrimonio de la Humanidad de la UNESCO. / This large moorish palace and fortification complex is listed as World Heritage Site of the UNESCO.
Location: Andalucía, Spain
Date Posted: 9/29/2014 10:16:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMMJPK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member coisos
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Long Description:
La Alhambra es un impresionante complejo palaciego y fortaleza musulmán. Se empezó construir como fortaleza pequeña en 889. En el siglo XI, emir Mohammed ben Al-Ahmar la renovó y expandío, y comprendidos el palacio actual y las murallas. Desde 1333, el sultán de Granada l'utilizó como palacio real. Hoy, es un BIC desde 2004 y es también descrito en la Lista del Patrimonio de la Humanidad de la UNESCO.

The Alhambra is an impressive moorish palace and fortress complex. Construction was first started as a small fortress in 889. Later in the 11th century, it was considerably enlarged and renovated by emir Mohammed ben Al-Ahmar, including its current palace and walls. Since 1333, it was used as a royal palace by the sultan of Granada.
Today, it is listed as BIC since 2004 and is also a World Heritage Site of the UNESCO.

Bibliografía y más informaciones: / Source and more information: (visit link) (visit link)
Bien:: Alhambra y Generalife

Comunidad Autónoma:: C.A. Andalucía

Provincia:: Granada

Municipio:: Granada

Categoría:: Monumento

Website with information about the BIC:: [Web Link]

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