Medina Azahara is now a World Heritage Site (Spain)

On July 1 the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO included Medina Azahara in the World Heritage List. The Caliphate city is one of the most remarkable medieval Islamic sites in the western Mediterranean.   The Caliphe of Córdoba, Abd al-Rahman III, build „the shining city“ in 936 A.D. The capital of Islamic Spain was the … Read more…