The building itself is in need of some maintenance, but its setting is magnificent, and its brooding presence over the white town below it speaks volumes.
Here are three images, in black-and-white.
We took the road via Setenil from Ronda before joining up with the A384 en route to Granada. The back roads took us through rugged, heat-seared, spectacular country, dotted with little white towns with Olvera, pictured, offering dramatic views as we approached.
Needless to say, we drove up into the town, parked, and explored. We were on holiday after all.
More images to follow.