From the Journals…Even More from Córdoba, Spain. April 14, 2012
Mezquita WindowCórdoba, Spain. I had a great time exploring this city. Not only are the must-see attractions worth visiting, but there is so much more. As I walked around town, I had a great time accidentally stumbling on to cool things and visual tidbits. After photographically experimenting with a scene, I would move on to the next. Every so often I would rediscover the same scene in different light, and would have to work it a bit more with my camera.
This is a stained-glass window in the Mezquita. A stunning example of Mudejar architecture that was originally a mosque, this incredible structure was spared when the Catholic Monarchs took over southern Spain. Instead, a Catholic cathedral was added on to the existing building and is in use to this day.
Keywords: Andalucia, Andalucía, Andalusia, Architectural Detail, Cathedral, Catholic, Cordoba, Mezquita, Mosque, Pattern, Religion, Spain, Stained Glass Window
No comments posted.
Recent PostsFrom the Journals…Still More from Córdoba, Spain. April 14, 2012 From the Journals…More from Niagara Falls, New York, USA. March 1996 From the Journals…More from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, USA. October 1991 More from the Mezquita, Córdoba, Spain. April 2012 Narrow Alley Variation, Córdoba, Spain. April 2012 More from Times Square, New York City, USA. October 28, 2013 Seasonal Transitions. New Rochelle, New York, USA. November 12, 2013 From the Journals… New York City, New York, USA. January 1, 2016 From the Journals… New York City, New York, USA. May 3, 2015 From the Journals... More from Bago, Myanmar (Burma). February 8, 2014