Here are pictures taken during my tour of the Nazari Palaces at Alhambra. May they whet your appetite to visit this incredible historical site.
Typical Arabic arches everywhere.
A beautiful stained glass skylight that cast colors onto the walls and floor below.
There were little elaborately decorated niches on both sides of the entrance ways to many of the rooms. These were often used to hold flowers.
Most of any exterior decorations were around entry ways.
WOW!!! Pillars in the Courtyard of the Lions.
An exact replica of the Roman Coleseum build by a Christian king; a descendant of Ferdinand and Isabella.
Our guide pointing out intricacies in the tiles. More to come on her insights.