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The basic architecture of Alhambra is like no other! Since it was built as a fort yet also a temple it is very varied. Alhambra is roughly 26 acres. It is filled with canals, streams, gardens, pools, pottery, statues and fountains. Out of 30 towers there is 3 main ones, Comares Palace, Palace of the Lions, and Partal Palace. However it also has a 4th palace which was built by Carlos the V (when it was under Spanish rule). And El Mexuar is a throne room. However in the middle is a medina or city. Not only are there towers, palaces, and a medina there are also multiple buildings that were for the main residents. One of the structures in Alhambra is Puerto del Vino which is where the court officials worked and lived. But because it was a fort

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