Etiquetes » Granada

Holiday apartment near Granada

The apartment is part of a 200 year old house and is located in the stunning Lecrin Valley near to Granada in Andalucia, Spain… 887 more words


The Spanish Garden

I visited Bilbao and San Sebastian in Spain in 2013 for all of a few hours. I wish one day to visit the Alhambra Gardens in Granada. 16 more words

Volunteering - Day 1&2

This week, I moved to Granada to do some volunteering with an organisation, La Esperanza (Hope), who work with 4 schools located in the outer poor suburbs. 327 more words

Día de la Cruz

May 3rd is Day of the Cross and is celebrated as a popular holiday in multiple Spanish-speaking countries. In Granada, neighborhood and business associations around the city decorate crosses with flowers and thematic elements, and people make an afternoon or evening out of strolling from one to the other. 162 more words



Nísperos, also known as loquats, are in season. To me the peeled flesh has the texture and sweet-tangy taste of kiwi fruit, but instead of many tiny seeds there is just one (or two or three or four) forming the core.


The Alhambra

The fortifications of the Alhambra and the Palace, Granada with the snowy peaks of the Sierra Nevada mountains behind. This view was painted from the old Moorish quarter, the Albaicin on the opposite hill. 61 more words

Rio Darro

The last of this series of four small watercolours of Granada. The Rio Darro flows through the city below the Alhambra hill on one side and the Albaicin on the other. 93 more words