The city lights of Spain and Portugal define the Iberian Peninsula in this photograph from the International Space Station (ISS).

Barcelona, Spain Credit: NASA Earth Observatory The city lights of Spain and Portugal define the Iberian Peninsula in this photograph from the International Space Station (ISS) taken on Dec. Barcelona hosted the 1992 Summer Olympics for the XXV Olympiad

Your Essential Travel Guide to Madrid (Infographic) | Spain, Madrid, Barcelona, wanderlust, food, coffee, Europe, Travel, Map, where to eat, where to go, bucket list, adventure, illustration

Your Essential Travel Guide to Madrid (Infographic)

Your Essential Travel Guide to Madrid (Infographic) | Spain, Madrid, Barcelona, wanderlust, food, coffee, Europe, Travel, Map, where to eat, where to go, bucket list, adventure, illustration

Pre-Roman peoples of the Iberian Peninsula - Main language areas in Iberia circa 300 BC

Main language areas in Iberia (today known as Spain), showing Celtic languages in beige, c.

The Fascinating Evolution Of Language In The Iberian Peninsula

The Fascinating Evolution Of Language In The Iberian Peninsula

Linguistic map Southwestern Europe - Leonese dialect - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Keep seeing this photo been captioned "Baths under the Alcazar of Seville, [Spain]". However with some research I found that this royal palace was originally a Moorish fort. From a lecture I had attended (The Lost Kingdom of Al Andalus) it is clear to me that the term Moorish is used wrongly by pinners. Moors  of the "Moorish culture" were actually "medieval Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily and Malta". Thus, I believe this is actually where they performed Wuduh.

Bath under the Sevilla Alcazar. The old hammam–bath–underneath the Gothic palace of the Seville Alcazar. It’s quiet and cool down there with soaring vaulted arches. Photo by Christopher Rose.

Book your adventure - Dynamic culture, compelling history, to-die-for cuisine – the Iberian Peninsula really is an embarrassment of riches for every sense and interest. On this adventure, you’ll soak up the Moorish history of Lisbon and Cordoba, be treated to a lively flamenco performance in Seville, explore the astounding red-clay fortress of the Alhambra, and witness Gaudí’s Barcelona with your own eyes. If that

Best of Spain & Portugal in WORLD

Dream travel destination(s)! Best of Spain & Portugal in Europe - Lonely Planet Ideas for a dream vacation!

The Essential Travel Guide to Madrid (Infographic)|Pinterest: @theculturetrip

Your Essential Travel Guide to Madrid (Infographic)

Spain geography from wiki

Spain and Portugal rivaled for who owned the lands discovered by Columbus. Pope Alexander VI set a Line of Demarcation and Spain owned the land west of the line, and Portugal owned the land east of the line.

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