The House of the Moorish King Ronda

The House of the Moorish King Ronda

 The House of the Moorish king Ronda The House of the Moorish King Ronda : calle Cuesta de Santo Domingo, 9 More info   Just a few steps away from our hotel in Ronda one encounters this place of interest in Ronda ; it’s name is not really accurate because it was build in the 18th century when The Moors were longtime gone. It is the style of the palace that has  given its name but there is something trully Moorish which are the water mines from the 14th century completely carved into the rocks reaching the bottom of the gorge being able to touch the water of the river. The origin of the […]

Mondragón Palace & Ronda Museum

Mondragón Palace & Ronda Museum

Mondragón Palace & Ronda Museum Mondragón Palace & Ronda Museum address: Plaza Mondragón, s/n, 29400 Ronda  More info   The Mondragon Palace, also known as the Ronda museum is again a mixture of architectural backgrounds, founded by the Moorish and later converted by Rennaissance and gothic influences; equally as Ronda´s famous cathedral which is just a few steps away.It is this style clash that makes it worthwhile a visit such as the typical Spanish patio with supreme carved wooden ceiling that leads you through a magnificient arab archery gate into the Alhambra like gardens with fountains. The buiding rests on the outskirts of the Ronda cliffs looking out on the fantastic countryside. Several times […]