The Giralda is one of three remaining Almohad minarets in the world (the other two are in Morocco). The beautiful structure became the bell tower of Seville Cathedral after the Reconquista.
References & Resources
- Official Website of La Giralda Official website.
Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
UNESCO World Heritage List.
“The Giralda constitutes a unique artistic achievement, a masterpiece of Almohad architecture.”