The Golden Hour


The Alhambra is a palace fortress in Granada, Spain. It was constructed in the mid 14th century for the last Muslim Emirs of the Nasrid dynasty. Today, it is one of the most visited destinations in the world, famed for its Islamic architecture and sprawling gardens. If you’re visiting, book tickets way in advance. You can collect them from the many La Caixa terminals in town. In addition, entry to the Nasrid palaces is strict and governed by time bands, so planning ahead is a must.

A popular spot to see the entire complex is from the Mirador de San Nicolas lookout in the Albaycin district of Granada.


7 thoughts

  1. Pingback: Where’s Wally? « A Certain Slant of Light Photography

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: