Changing Lanes: Fright night in the Alhambra

On the other side of the Sierra Nevadas, Granada holds the secrets of an illustrious past.

10th March, 2007

On the other side of the Sierra Nevadas, Granada holds the secrets of an illustrious past. The Alhambra, perched on a plateau of natural beauty, dominates the city. Fromo utside, the red fort looks simple, but the interior is an Aladdin’s cave of breathtaking decoration and architecture.

It reminds us that, when most of Europe was in the throes of the Dark Ages, Islamic Spain was building exquisite palaces. However, as the sun...

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