Thursday, November 13, 2014

When the Moors ruled in Europe - Islamic Spain, Full Documentary

Patio de los Arrayanes, Alhambra

Al-Andalus (Arabic: الأندلس‎, trans. al-ʼAndalus, also known as Muslim Spain or Islamic Iberia, is a medieval Muslim cultural domain and territory occupying most of the regions that are today's Spain and Portugal.  The name describes the great portions of the Iberian Peninsula governed by Muslims (generically called Moors) at various times between 711 and 1492, until the reconquista was accomplished.

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