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"Palacios Nazaries - Court of Myrtles"" Alhambra Tip by smschley

Alhambra, Granada: 217 reviews and 443 photos


The Court of Myrtles (Patio dee los Arrayanes) is a big rectangular courtyard with a fish pond in the center and lined by rows of Myrtle hedges. fitting the Moors ideal for a patio: water, plants under a open sky. \

This patio was for the Sultans harem who’s living quarters were above and rarely ventured out. Wood screens (jalousies) covered their windows so they could see out without being seen.

Address: Calle Real s/n
Directions: Tel. bookings: BBV bank : 902 224 460 from Spain or through web site
Phone: 902 441 221

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jan 17, 2005
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