Granada, an Islamic History of a Spanish City

It is not widely known that Granada was one of the Muslim cities of Spain. Ornately decorated palaces, foreboding fortresses towering over the cities ramshackle, cobbled streets are what Granada is known for. Heavily influenced by Morocco's past culture and political support, Granada's culture is one of European combined with Arab architecture. Houses are covered …

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Gypsy caves of Sacromonte

In the hills by the Spanish city of Granada people inhabit caves that had been carved out centuries ago. Flamenco dancers have performed in these caves for years and belong to a vibrant community on the outskirts of this Moorish city. Granada History A city entrenched in history and occupied, Granada has been home to …

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