This is the first in a series of posts about building security around Spanish colonial architecture, and how to prevent and defend against it.
Read more about building secure architecture.1.
What is a colonial architecture?
Spaniards are an indigenous group of peoples from southern Spain who are descendants of the people who colonized the New World in the 1600s.
They lived in Spain from 1492 to the mid-19th century.2.
Spanish Colonial architecture is unique in that it has a large number of buildings from different eras.
In some areas, it is more than 50 years old.3.
There are over 400 structures in Spain that are considered to be colonial architecture.
The oldest of these structures, the Cathedral of San Sebastián, was built in 1390.4.
In the U.S., the largest collection of colonial architecture is in New York City, with over 700 buildings in the Central Park Conservancy.5.
There have been a number of theories about why Spanish Colonial buildings are so old.
Many think that Spanish Colonial architects and engineers had an advantage in designing their buildings to withstand earthquake and fire, which are the two most common types of natural disasters.6.
In addition to the buildings, there are several archeological sites, like the Church of Santa Marta, that are believed to be Spanish Colonial.7.
Some people have argued that Spanish colonial architects had an influence on the development of American architectural styles and practices, such as the neoclassical style and the modernist style.8.
Other people have proposed that Spanish colonialism contributed to the development and spread of modernism.9.
Some Spanish colonial buildings are thought to have been constructed in the same location.10.
Some scholars have argued for the presence of “naturalistic” and “architectural” influences on Spanish Colonial design, such that the buildings were designed with the “natural” and the “archaic” in mind.