By: Zhang Wenjie
Jan 03 2012
Tags: Alhambra, architecture, Granada, landscape, monument, moorish, mountain, Palacio de Carlos V, photoblog, photography, spain
The Palacio de Carlos V is a wholly unexpected structure in the Alhambra complex. The Renaissance-looking exterior complete with pilasters gives way to an interior reminiscent of a Roman gladiator arena.
I have the great priviledge of being able to see it every day and it’s amazing how the squared plan from the outside contrast the circled one on the inside.
Everyday? Do you work here? Yeah, it was very surreal stepping past the front door. I didn’t know what to expect, but it wasn’t this
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