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Italy - Palermo, Cuba | It was (at least partially) designed and decorated by Arab artists still living in Palermo after the Norman conquest in 1072.

Italy - Palermo, Palazzo dei Normanni | Built by Arab people in 9th century, it still preserves some elements of the later upgrade did by the Normans, who transformed the ancient fortress into a luxurious realm.

Italy - Palermo, Zisa | The name Zisa derives from the Arab term al-Azīz, meaning dear or splendid. The construction was begun in the 12th century by Arabian craftsmen for king William I of Sicily. The edifice had been conceived as summer residence for the Norman kings.