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Restaurants with the best views of the Alhambra in Granada

Restaurants with the best views of the Alhambra in Granada

It seems the entire city of Granada revolves around the Alhambra and both tourists and locals alike are forever trying to get a fresh perspective when they are wandering around the Albaicín. For a truly unique experience in Granada we recommend eating out at the following restaurants where not only will you enjoy some typical local cuisine but also unrivalled views of the Alhambra. more ...

Granada Jazz Festival 2011

Granada Jazz Festival 2011

There is very little time left now before Granada resounds to the rhythm of jazz once again! From the 11th to the 20th of November, some of the best jazz artists will be gathering in the city of the Alhambra to spread their art. more ...

Shopping in Granada: Typical Products

Shopping in Granada: Typical Products

Discover the typical products, wander the markets, enjoy the colourful shops and take home a memory of the city in your suitcase, these are just some of the rituals that we travellers do when we visit a new city or destination. Granada is a great place to go shopping. Here are a few ideas of what to but in Granada and the best places to do it. more ...

The 2010/2011 ski season kicks off in the Sierra Nevada, Granada

The 2010/2011 ski season kicks off in the Sierra Nevada, Granada

As you all know Granada has many attractions, and we’re not only referring to the red monument, the Alhambra, nor the districts with their narrow streets and their Renaissance and Baroque inheritance, but the immense Sierra Nevada. And now that winter has finally come the ski season is kicking off in the only ski resort in the south of Spain preparing for ski and snowboarding sports. In fact, the 27th of November is when they are planning the start of the winter season in the Sierra Nevada, and all the winter activities will be kicking for real with all types of novelties and special promotions with special emphasis on families and students. more ...

Free Tapas in Granada

Free Tapas in Granada

If you do a quick Google search as to why people visit Spain one of the things that keep popping up on all the lists is the traditional Spanish food. more ...

Granada gay mini-guide

Granada gay mini-guide

Granada is one of the best places in the south of Spain and not only for its architecture, the Alhambra, and the tapas but for the night life there, which is really upbeat and chilled-out and above all there is something for all tastes. In Granada, not only are there mainstream and independent places, but also the “scene” is slowly gaining ground and there are an increasing number of bars, clubs, and pubs specially for the gay public that offer a really good night out. Thus, here is a small guide of the most popular bars on the “scene” in the city of the red monument. more ...

Sacromonte district in Granada: flamenco and caves

Sacromonte district in Granada: flamenco and caves

Sacromonte is one of the most picturesque and authentic districts in Granada, most famous for its caves and flamenco spirit. Situated just opposite the Alhambra, this district, home to artists and a more bohemian crowd, captivates many for its personality and the beauty of its surroundings. more ...

Have the Best Christmas in Granada

Have the Best Christmas in Granada

Granada appears to be the ideal destination to spend a few days over Christmas whether it’s on Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve, or during King’s Day (The Epiphany) as the festive atmosphere in the city of the Alhambra is perfect for visitors coming to Christmas there. more ...

Guide to Almuñécar

Guide to Almuñécar

Almuñécar, in Granada, is a village which combines the perfection of the sea and the mountain.It benefits from a tropical climate (unique to Spain), with balmy temperatures even in winter. To get ready for your holidays, here’s a short guide to Almuñécar. more ...

Easter in Granada 2017

Easter in Granada 2017

Holy Week in Granada is one of Spain’s most spectacular Easter celebrations. Just like in Seville, Malaga and other Andalusian cities, this religious celebration which attracts thousands of visitors. more ...

The best clubs and pubs in Granada

The best clubs and pubs in Granada

Everyone knows about Granada for its monuments, its charming districts and for its tapas, something that immediately springs to mind when you think of this Andalusian city. However, for those of you who are visiting Granada for the first time, we have prepared a mini guide of the most chilled-out clubs and bars in the city. more ...

Treks around Granada

Treks around Granada

The Andalusian city of Granada, nestled in the foothills of the snow capped Sierra Nevada mountain range, is home to one of Spain’s best known monuments, the Alhambra. The city is a veritable treasure trove of Islamic art and architecture which attracts thousands of visitors every year wishing to experience the rich cultural heritage of the city. On par with the architectural beauty is the natural landscape which can be best experienced by taking one of these treks around Granada. more ...

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