The most beautiful monuments in Spain

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The most beautiful monuments in Spain
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MALAGA CATHEDRAL
MALAGA CATHEDRAL
The cathedral of Malaga is known as the manquita, because only one tower could be built and the other because of lack of money it was never built.

TOP 19:
CATHEDRAL OF TOLEDO
CATHEDRAL OF TOLEDO
The cathedral of Santa María de Toledo, (Spain), also called Toledo Cathedral, headquarters of the Archdiocese of Toledo, is a building of Gothic architecture, considered as the magnum opus1 of the Gothic style in Spain.


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THE CIBELES OF MADRID
THE CIBELES OF MADRID
It includes the goddess Cibeles, symbol of the Earth, agriculture and fertility, on a car pulled by lions. The current square was originally called Plaza de Madrid and in 1900 it took the name plaza

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SEGOVIA CATHEDRAL
SEGOVIA CATHEDRAL
Holy Cathedral Church of Our Lady of the Assumption and of San Frutos de Segovia, known as the Lady of the Cathedrals for its size and elegance, is a cathedral built between the 16th and 18th centuries, in Gothic style with some Renaissance features.

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LEON CATHEDRAL
LEON CATHEDRAL
The current cathedral of León, begun in the thirteenth century, presents a design of the most refined classic French Gothic style.


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BURGOS CATHEDRAL

BURGOS CATHEDRAL
The Salamanca Cathedral of Salamanca is the temple where the bishop has its seat and chair, thus being the first church of the diocese of Salamanca. It is the church where the solemnities of this particular church are celebrated.

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SALAMANCA CATHEDRAL

SALAMANCA CATHEDRAL

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BASILICA DEL PILAR DE ZARAGOZA

BASILICA DEL PILAR DE ZARAGOZA
The Cathedral-Basilica of Our Lady of Pilar de Zaragoza is an important baroque temple of Spain. According to tradition, it is the first Marian temple of Christianity, since it retains and venerates the pillar


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THE GIRALDA OF SEVILLE

THE GIRALDA OF SEVILLE
A tower that belonged to the old mosque of Seville. It stands majestic with its 100 meters high. In Marrakech it has a twin sister. It is a World Heritage Site.

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CATHEDRAL OF LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIAS

CATHEDRAL OF LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIAS
and the Canary Islands could not be missing from this list so that is why its best monument is the cathedral of Las Palmas,

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TOWER OF HERCULES DE LA CORUÑA

TOWER OF HERCULES DE LA CORUÑA
The Tower of Hercules is a tower and lighthouse located on the peninsula of the city of La Coruña, in Galicia (Spain). Its total height is 68 m and dates from the first century. It has the privilege of being the only Roman lighthouse and the oldest in operation in the world.


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REACH OF SEGOVIA

REACH OF SEGOVIA
Impress Alcazar, seems to have come out of a wall disney story

TOP 8:

JAEN CATHEDRAL

JAEN CATHEDRAL
Magnificent Andalusian cathedral in the Renaissance style of Andres de Vandelvira. It served as a role model for many of the cathedrals of Latin America.

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CADIZ CATHEDRAL

CADIZ CATHEDRAL
Picturesque cathedral of Andalucia with the sea in the background with its golden dome and its two white towers this place is very similar to HAVANA OF CUBA.

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THE CATHEDRAL OF SANTIAGO OF COMPOSTELA

THE CATHEDRAL OF SANTIAGO OF COMPOSTELA
Magnificent Galician cathedral, the one that covers the patron of Spain the apostle Santiago. It is a world heritage site.


TOP 5:

SACRED FAMILY OF BARCELONA

SACRED FAMILY OF BARCELONA
It is a large Catholic basilica in Barcelona (Spain), designed by the Spanish architect Antoni Gaudí. Started in 1882, it is still under construction

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CASTLE OF ALMODOVAR (CORDOBA)

CASTLE OF ALMODOVAR (CORDOBA)
Impressive Andalusian castle located on top of a hill watching over a whole valley. It is also known as the guardian of the Guadalkivir.

TOP 3:

MEDINA AZAHARA (CORDOBA)

MEDINA AZAHARA (CORDOBA)
The city of the flower (Andalucia). It tells the story that the Caliph fell madly in love with a princess named Azahara, in her honor I raise what many describe as the most beautiful city ever built.Gold doors, marbles come from everywhere From the world, kings and princes from all corners of the world came to admire the beauty of Medina Azahara and everyone was amazed and incredulous to see such a wonder. Soon it will be declared a World Heritage Site.

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THE ALHAMBRA OF GRANADA

THE ALHAMBRA OF GRANADA
Andalusian palace of Nazari style, famous for its courtyard of lions and its sunsets. Also this monument is known as the Red one. It is a World Heritage Site. and it is one of the most visited monuments in Spain

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THE GREAT MOSQUE OF CORDOBA

THE GREAT MOSQUE OF CORDOBA
The mosque of Cordoba is considered the 8 wonder of antiquity. When the Umayyads of Damascus arrived in Cordoba ABDERRAMAN was proclaimed Califa de Cordoba and built one of the best and most beautiful mosques in the world. It is a World Heritage Site and one of the most visited monuments in Spain