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Palacio de Viana
04-MAR-2018

Palacio de Viana

In the centre of the image could be seen the system they use to water those high pots: the cane

There are many palaces, but none are like Viana. Because in Viana, behind sober white walls, just dotted with open spaces that leave us guessing the interior, which take the form, as in any other building in Córdoba and Andalusia, the delight of the courtyards, those spaces made of air in which the architecture is at the service of the garden; where homage is paid to plants, flowers, light and water.In the courtyards of Viana, art leaves the frame or pedestal to materialise in a simple and affordable experience to smell, see and feel what is alive. In the Viana Palace we can make a historic and sensory tour of the Córdoba courtyards without leaving the building. Five centuries of history make up Viana.Five centuries where the courtyards have always been the protagonists of this building that has grown almost organically, the result of additions and alterations over time. A lived in house inhabited until the late 20th century by noble families, however, with great traditional character.
The Córdoba courtyard, heir to Roman and Arabic tradition has in Viana its greatest historical representation.

Canon EOS 70D
1/125s f/7.1 at 17.0mm iso200 full exif

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Irene Wehrli18-Mar-2018 16:07
How interesting to see the watering system! So clever...
Irene
Patricia Kay17-Mar-2018 22:04
Love the plant pots with beautiful flowers Jose...BV
Fabienne17-Mar-2018 20:18
Un mur très décoratif avec ces pots de plantes.

C’est bien trouvé et joliment composé.
Martin Lamoon17-Mar-2018 19:59
Great display, wonderful idea to have a wall of flowers.
v
Don Mottershead17-Mar-2018 17:30
Lovely capture.
Walter Otto Koenig17-Mar-2018 17:24
Wonderful shot with all these pots. Nice to see the stick they use to water them. "V"
Nick Paoni17-Mar-2018 14:47
So neat. The people in the doorway add scale to this interesting display.
Helen Betts17-Mar-2018 14:01
Such a lovely way to display flowers, and interesting how they water them. V.
Fong Lam17-Mar-2018 13:45
They certainly know how to decorate a wall....excellent capture...V
Neil Marcus17-Mar-2018 13:45
A fantastic display
Marcia Colelli17-Mar-2018 13:26
Great capture of this wonderful display. Very inviting place. V
janescottcumming17-Mar-2018 13:04
Love the way they display the pots and flowers here.
Jim Coffman17-Mar-2018 12:58
So many pots, so much watering.. Nice capture..
Pierre17-Mar-2018 12:50
Un très bel aménagement mural et un système d"arrosage simple mais efficace! V
Frank Tran17-Mar-2018 11:32
Well composed and captured. V+
Yvonne17-Mar-2018 10:50
Thank you for showing us how the high pots are watered! I was wondering how the water hadn't stained
the white walls if it dribbled down. The watering system must be minimal! Great shot Jose. v
Juliette17-Mar-2018 09:08
wonderful and vivid V
Charlene Ambrose17-Mar-2018 08:14
Very decorative wall. I wouldn't want to have to water all those pots! V
Paco López17-Mar-2018 05:04
Tienen un gran gusto para los patios. Preciosa foto, V!
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