Spain in the Middle Ages
In many ways, the history of Spain is marked by waves of conquerors who brought their distinct cultures to the peninsula. After the passage of the Vandals and Alans down the Mediterranean coast of Hi...
Spain in the Middle Ages - Wikipedia
Toledo Old Town - Spain - World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Ferries to Spain: http://ferriesspain.net/ Toledo is a municipality located in central Spain, 70 km south of Madrid. It is the capital of the province of Tol...
Andalusian classical music - Binyamin Bouzaglo - Ami de mon âme
Yedid Nefesh Poème de la tradition andalouse-algérienne. celebre chant de Chabbat interpreté dans le style arabo-andalou.
Kingdom of Asturias - Asturian Pre-Romanesque ♱ Prerrománico Asturiano
Pre-Romanesque architecture in Asturias is framed between the years 711 and 910, the period of the rise, extension and disappearance of the kingdom of Asturias.
Councils of Toledo - Toledo Old Town - Spain - World Heritage Site by UNESCO
Ferries to Spain: http://ferriesspain.net/ Toledo is a municipality located in central Spain, 70 km south of Madrid. It is the capital of the province of Tol...
Córdoba, Andalusia - Córdoba, Spain: Magnificent Mezquita
Tucked into a bend of its river, Córdoba is rich in Roman, Moorish and Christian history. Within massive old town walls, inviting courtyards and convivial sq...
Córdoba, Andalusia - Cordoba - Andalusia [Spain]
Cordoba is one of the most lovely cities in Andalusia, and one of the most cultural in Spain. Its monuments, gastronomy, historic city centre, and beauty are...
Moorish architecture - YouTube - Moorish Iberia
This is the final part exploring Moorish Architecture and I dedicate this concluding part to the Iberian peninsula. Excellent examples of this Architecture i...
Córdoba, Andalusia
Mini-reportaje sobre Córdoba.
Mudéjar - Espana Mudejar
Imagenes de Zaragoza y Toleod con musica atribuida a Alfonso X el Sabio (Cantigas de Santa Maria) interpretada por la Boston Camerata (Joel Cohen) y la Schol...
Al-Andalus
I made this short video to remember the great islamic civilisation in Al Andalus and in memoriam 400 years of expulsion of the Muslims of Andalusia (Los Mori...
Vandals
They were the dreaded forces on the fringes of civilization, the bloodthirsty warriors who defied the Roman legions and terrorized the people of Europe. They...
Moorish architecture
Moorish Architecture has its own characteristics and signature It is impossible to mistake it for any other form or architecture. Across the Islamic world yo...
Alcázar of Seville - Video
In 711, Muslim Moors swept in from Northern Africa and conquered the Iberian Peninsula, ruling Spain for five centuries and inspiring a Europe-wide crusade a...
Albayzín - Documentary
Albaicin is one of the most picturesque areas in Granada and is famous for both its history, as well as its numerous beautifully decorated buildings. In the ...
Visigothic Kingdom
The Visigothic Kingdom was a kingdom that occupied what is now southwestern France and the Iberian Peninsula from the 5th to the 8th centuries. One of the Germanic successor states to the Wes...
Visigothic Kingdom - Wikipedia
Councils of Toledo
Councils of Toledo (Concilia toletana). From the 5th century to the 7th century, about thirty synods, variously counted, were held at Toledo in what would come to be part of Spain. The earliest, dir...
Councils of Braga
Many church councils were held in Braga in the Middle Ages. Braga was the metropolitan of an ecclesiastical province and it was the chief bishopric of the Kingdom of Galicia during the Suevic period a...
Umayyad conquest of Hispania
The Umayyad conquest of Hispania is the initial expansion of the Umayyad Caliphate over Hispania largely extending from 711 to 788. The conquest resulted in the destruction of the Visigothic Kingdom a...
Umayyad conquest of Hispania - Wikipedia
Al-Andalus
Al-Andalus (Arabic: الأندلس‎, trans. al-ʼAndalus; Spanish: Al-Ándalus; Portuguese: Al-Ândalus; Aragonese: Al-Andalus; Catalan: Al-Àndalus; Berber: Andalus or Wandalus), also ...
Al-Andalus - Wikipedia
Emirate of Córdoba
The Emirate of Córdoba (Arabic: إمارة قرطبة, Imārah Qurṭuba) was an independent emirate in the Iberian Peninsula between 756 and 929 with Córdoba as its capital.After the Umayyad conquest of Hispania...
Emirate of Córdoba - Wikipedia
Caliphate of Córdoba
The Caliphate of Córdoba (Arabic: خلافة قرطبة‎; trans. Khilāfat Qurṭuba) was a state in Islamic Iberia ruled by the Umayyad dynasty along with a part of North Africa. The state, wit...
Caliphate of Córdoba - Wikipedia
Taifa
In the history of the Iberian Peninsula, a taifa (from Arabic: طائفة‎ ṭā'ifa, plural طوائف ṭawā'if) was an independent Muslim-ruled principality, usually an emirate or petty kingdom, though ...
Taifa - Wikipedia
Imperator totius Hispaniae
Imperator totius Hispaniae is a Latin title meaning "Emperor of all Spain". In Spain in the Middle Ages, the title "emperor" (from Latin imperator) was used under a variety of circumstances from the n...
Imperator totius Hispaniae - Wikipedia
Reconquista
The Reconquista ("reconquest") is a period of approximately 781 years in the history of the Iberian Peninsula, after the Islamic conquest in 711 to the fall of Granada, the last Islamic state on the p...
Reconquista - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Asturias
The Kingdom of Asturias (Latin: Regnum Asturorum) was a kingdom in the Iberian Peninsula founded in 718 by Visigothic nobleman Pelagius of Asturias (Spanish: Pelayo). It was the first Christia...
Kingdom of Asturias - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Navarre
The Kingdom of Navarre (/nəˈvɑːr/; Basque: Nafarroako Erresuma, Spanish: Reino de Navarra, French: Royaume de Navarre, Latin: Regnum Navarrae), originally the Kingdom of Pamplona, was ...
Kingdom of Navarre - Wikipedia
Kingdom of León
The Kingdom of León ([leˈon]; Leonese:Reinu de Llión, Spanish: Reino de León, Galician: Reino de León, Portuguese: Reino de Leão, Latin: Regnum Legionense) was an independent kingdom s...
Kingdom of León - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Aragon
The Kingdom of Aragon (Aragonese: Reino d'Aragón, Catalan: Regne d'Aragó, Latin: Regnum Aragonum, Spanish: Reino de Aragón) was a medieval and early modern kingdom in the Iberian Penin...
Kingdom of Aragon - Wikipedia