14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
The Carvings and Columns of the Alhambra.

The detailed carvings on the walls and the columns of the Alhambra palace in Granada, Spain give us a historical insight into 10th century Spain. The palace was built by the Islamic rulers of Spain as a symbol of power and stability. At the time, great importance was given to architecture and art.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2016
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Granada, Spain
Copyright: © Harris Khan