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Stairway in the beautiful Generalife Gardens, which reside above the Alhambra in Granada, Spain.

visitheworld: “Stairway in the beautiful Generalife Gardens, Granada / Spain (by Warren Bodnaruk).

This famous fountain in the Patio de los Leones has been recently restored.  But it also used to be a sundial when the Moors were still in the Alhambra with each lion spouting separately denoting the time of day.  No-one has ever been able to work out how they did this!  Granada Alhambra patio de los leones http://bovington-posts.blogspot.com.es/2012/01/granada-alhambra-patio-de-los-leones.html#

Granada Alhambra , Spain- Patio de los Leones The famous Lion Courtyard dates from the time of Mohammed V. The century fountain is supported by 12 lions carved out of stone.