The historic core of Granada lies at the foot of the Alhambra hill and is centred around the Gothic Granada cathedral, which is surrounded by a maze of narrow alleys. The Gran Via de Colon intersects from north to south the historic core of Granada. To the north of the Alhambra lies the Albaicin district which extends on the southern side of a hill and retains the narrow winding streets of its Moorish period. The Albaicin has been a UNESCO World heritage site since 1984, together with the Alhambra.
01 Church facade 02 Espadafor pub at night 03 San Juan de Dios basilica 04 San Juan de Dios basilica 05 Decorated facades in Gran Via street 06 Decorated facades in Gran Via street
07 Granada cathedral 08 Granada cathedral 09 Cathedral square 10 Granada cathedral 11 Granada cathedral
12 Isabela and Columbus monument 13 Building corner tower 14 Reyes Catolicos street 15 Real Chancilleria chancery building 16 Carcel Alta street
17 St Ana square 18 Real Chancilleria chancery building 19 Clock tower 20 Horse carriage 21 Horse carriage
22 Andalusian horse riders 23 Alley 24 White building 25 Granada cathedral
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