n110 #Alhambra

n110 #Alhambra

The Alhambra (Arabic: الْحَمْرَاء‎, Al-Ḥamrā’ , /ælˈhæmbrə/, Spanish: [aˈlambɾa]), the complete form of which was Calat Alhambra,[b] is a palace and fortress complex located in Granada, Andalusia, Spain. It was originally constructed as a small fortress in 889 and then largely ignored until its ruins were renovated and rebuilt in the mid-11th century by the Moorish king Mohammed ben Al-Ahmar of the Kingdom of Granada, who built its current palace and walls. It was converted into a royal palace in 1333 by Yusuf I, Sultan of Granada.

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