Patio_de_las_doncellas_AbcPlanetThe English name for this section of the Alcázar of Seville, build by the Almohades, is The Courtyard of the Maidens. It refers to the legend, sustained to bolster the Reconquista movement, that the Moors demanded 100 virgins every year as tribute from Christian kingdoms.

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Patio de las Doncellas in Alcazar Palace, Seville, Spain ?