The City of Granada Spain

In July 2014 a new urban bus system in Granada came into effect. Before then the buses in Granada had numbers 1 to 34. The routes were distributed throughout the neighbourhoods linking up almost the entire city. Tickets were bought

Read more

Written by Posted in The City of Granada Spain Comments 4

As July began the temperatures rose. Lighter foods appear blackboards and fill fridges across Andalusia. Gazpacho, lots of summer fruits and salads. The menu this summer at the Restaurante Los Patos is based on Rice dishes. The Spanish typically have

Read more

Written by Posted in Spanish Food, The City of Granada Spain Comments 1

Can you imagine the Alhambra palace without water? It´s almost impossible to imagine this space without the fountains, pools and water features. Water makes up a large part of the decorative elements of this magnificent monument. The use of water

Read more

Granada isn´t your average expat city. It seems that expats who come here are looking for something a little different. There is no beach nearby, the city is historical and full of culture. It´s not simple to get things done

Read more

(click on the edge of the photo to see more tea shops in Granada in the gallery) Calle Elvira was once the main thoroughfare on the city of Granada. Just off this wide street beside Plaza, you will come across

Read more

Written by Posted in Spanish Food, The City of Granada Spain Comments 1

If you have every dreamed of getting married abroad then you´ll probably enjoy this post. I can´t think of a better setting than the magical city of Granada for a Spain wedding. On 27th April 2014 I attended an event

Read more

Moving abroad can sometimes challenge us in different ways. I find it comforting to know that once in a while I can meet up with people like me who took the plunge and moved away from their home country. The

Read more

Caradura Bistrot is a shiny new bar in Granada. I suppose you could say it´s the younger brother of Restaurante Arriaga. If you are not already familiar with Restaurante Arriaga, it is one of the most prestigious eateries in Granada. The sophisticated space is part of

Read more

Written by Posted in Spanish Food, The City of Granada Spain Comments 1

Granada- The Basics If you only have a short time in Granada Spain. Here are some no nonsense tips to help you plan ahead. When is the best time to visit Granada, Spain? See this Granada year round calendar with activities and

Read more

I have been to many Flamenco festivals. Over the years I have seen performances in different locations around Andalusia. Some have thrilled others have dissapointed. In March 2014 I went along to Templo del Flamenco in Granada with a group

Read more

Load More
[powr-social-media-icons]