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Visit the Great Mosque of Cordoba or the Alhambra Granada Spain... both are historic Wonders of the World.
Political Map of Spain: boundaries of the 17 Spanish autonomous regions, their provinces and every coastline.
Moorish Medicine of the al-Andalus was one of the most distinguished sciences and perhaps best preserved, in view of Moorish books - cast later to flames.
Moorish Medicine Health Care: Perfect Physical Health was the desired outcome. A perceptive lifestyle influenced health. Surgical techniques broke new grounds, Botany became extremely significant..
Cordoba Mosque where Syrian architecture combined with the quality of local craftmanship gave birth to the details of Cordoba Mezquita's structural and decorative success.
Cordoba Leather is fine leather which is extremely strong. A masculine leather, characterized by a rich reddish colour and polish, renders it, long-lasting. Embossed, often gilded, decorative leather
Caliphal Cordoba's History: The al-Andalus province was riddled in strife during the Abassidian reign. Abd ar-Rahman 1 was the 'rightful' person to claim and take-on its ruling.
Alhambra Granada Palaces Gems: Nasrid architechture had reached an incomparable zenith. The Hall of Two Sisters, The Hall of the Abencerrajes, The Hall of Muqarnas, The Mirador de Lindaraja...
Andalucia-Andalusia-SiteSearch Seek out your questions: Historic, Gastronomical, something about your beach or Inland... Seek your answers here.
What is the Mediterranean Diet? From where does it originate? Was the Greeks - or the Romans - or the Moors...
Taracea Craftsmanship was a revered form of art in geometrical patterns. Islam paid a great deal of attention to details. Each piece of Taracea is Unique.
Spanish Carthage became powerful and wealthy having seized the gold and silver mines of Rio Tinto and the silver mines of Cartago Nova.
Sherry Wine arrived in England, from Andalucia, after Sir Francis Drake's famed "Singeing of the Beard." The British prefer the Cream version, while the Spanish prefer Fino.
Roman Art and Architecture initiated around 500BC with the formation of the Roman Republic. Influences on Roman arts were Etruscan and Hellenistic.
Physical Map of Spain: Did you know that Spain is One Big Mountain? Revealing the Spanish mountain ranges or Cordilleras, the principal Rivers and their valleys.
al-Andalus Moslem Disunity and the Caliphate, by 756AD, had transformed into a prosperous Emirate, influenced by a highly intellectual civilization.
In Moorish water gardens, it is the sight and sound of the water that is healing. Water is associated spiritual peace in many cultures and religions.
Moorish Medicine Education was supreme: Europeans sought Moorish Spain's Health Care, in a manner comparable to how today's world considers The Mayo Clinic "unrivalled" in Health Care.
Malaga Historic Centre - elegant shops, antique shops (rastro-shops), exquisite tableware and glass, shoes, bags, belts galore... Lepanto: the best cakes in Spain, the home of Picasso.
Malaga Alcazaba, overlooks Malaga Port. Its prominent position provided defence for the city.
Madinat az-Zahra's aim was geo-political: its grandeur was impressive. Buried for over a millennium.Tales of the Medina Azahara were believed: a legend.