Statue tribute to the founder of the present Murcia (in 825 AD). Not to extend much history, Abderraman II succeeded his father Hakam I. He became the fourth Umayyad emir of Al-Andalus (at Cordoba). To avoid conflicts in Tudmir Cora (southeast Spain) decided to build the city of Murcia (Mursiya). Abderrahman II encouraged the sciences, arts, agriculture and industry. Mursiya, eventually became the best walled city at the west, said the Arab travelers.
Siguiendo la corriente de la comunidad CityDailyPhoto, me he propuesto dejar en este blog fotos de Murcia, como forma de mostrar al mundo qué joya de ciudad y de provincia tenemos. Agradecer al creador de ParisDailyPhoto su gran idea de mostrar la ciudad de uno mismo desde otro punto de vista. Following the tide of community CityDailyPhoto, I proposed to leave in this blog photos of Murcia, as a way to show to the world what a jewel of city and province we have. Thanks to the creator of ParisDailyPhoto for his great idea to show the city of oneself from another angle.
The Region of Murcia is located in the southeastern of Spain, between Andalusia (west), Castilla-La Mancha (North), Valencia (East) and the Mediterranean Sea (South).
The city of Murcia is the capital of the Region. Other major cities are: Cartagena, Lorca, Caravaca de la Cruz, Jumilla, Yecla, Bullas, Mazarrón, Aguilas ...