The palace Alhambra in Granada, Spain
One of the world heritage sites of UNESCO is the palace called Alhambra in Granada, Spain. Situated on a hill it looks down on the city of Granada and also up towards the snowy hills of Sierra Nevada. It is a masterpiece of construction and craftsmanship that has stood strong through many centuries. It has history that regards to the ancient times of Spain. Even here NOVASOL offers holiday homes in the heart of Spain. This palace was built back in the year of 889 but ignored for a long time. It was not until the 11th century that the Moorish emir Mohammed ben Al-Ahmar rebuilt it with the walls and structures that it has now. This palace was run by Islamic people who lived in this area until 1492 when the Catholic Monarchs took over the area and therefore the palace along with it. Book a NOVASOL holiday home near Alhambra palace in Granada, Spain, and explore an amazing palace with a rich and exciting history that dates back to 889.