Memories of the Alhambra (2018) [Alhambeura gungjeonui chueok] is a South Korean sci-fi romance television drama series. It stars Hyun Bin and Park Shin-hye. The series is set primarily in Spain, but later parts of the series are filmed in South Korea. It aired on cable network tvN from December 1, 2018 to January 20, 2019.
In Memories of the Alhambra (2018) investment company CEO, Yoo Jin Woo (Hyun Bin), suffers a setback following a friend’s betrayal and finds himself traveling to Granada, Spain on business. He stays at an old family owned hostel, currently run by the young Jung Hee Joo (Park Shin-hye), a former classical guitarist. The two become involved when they are entangled in a series of mysterious incidents surrounding a new, highly sophisticated VR game inspired by the stories of the Alhambra Palace.
Because of it’s very creative plot with unexpected twists and turns, Memories of the Alhambra (2018) became one of the highest rated Korean dramas in cable television history. The beautiful music of Francisco Tárrega’s famous classical guitar piece Recuerdos de la Alhambra is also a part of the series’ very popular soundtrack.