Flamenco
The wall above the Sacromonte

  Sacromonte Caves Festival Date & Artist: Wednesday 22nd July at 10pm – Kika Quesada Venue: Museo Cuevas de Sacromonte, Camino de Sacromonte, Granada Tickets costs 12-13 euros You can purchase at Teatro Isabel la Catolica (close to Puerta Real,

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, The City of Granada Spain Comments 7
Spanish Fashion designer Shoes Karolina Fresneda

Think of Granada, Spain. No doubt you´ll imagine of the view across to the Alhambra palace, some delicious Spanish tapas or maybe the quaint streets of the Albayzin quarter. You may not think of Granada as a fashion hub but

Read more

Written by Posted in Spanish Fashion Comments 2

I cannot possibly cover the whole Spanish culture in one blog post. So here is a quick overview of some curiosities and things to look out for on your next trip to Spain. With many holiday companies like First Choice flying

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, Spain, Spanish Food Comments 3

In Summertime I find that there is more time to catch up on my reading. So far season I have managed to make good progress with quite a few books. There are of course many summer days left still to

Read more

Written by Posted in Books about Spain, Spain Comments 0

Last night I saw a unique Flamenco concert in Granada. A fusion of Sefardi music, flamenco and Lorca´s poetry. The event was inside the patio of the Museum Palacio de los Olvidados. just along Carrera del Darro by Plaza Nueva.

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, Granada Buildings, History & culture Comments 0

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

On October 30, 1996, the Andalusian Parliament declared that November 22 is to be celebrated as El Día de los Gitanos Andaluces, The Day of the Andalusian Gypsies. This day celebrates the arrival of the first group of Gypsies (gitanos)

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, Spain Comments 15

Molly´s Complete Guide to Andalusia Over the few years I have been writing this blog I have visited a huge part of Andalusia. This post links up all that information into a handy clickable guide to the region. (blue text are links to

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, Spain, The City of Granada Spain Comments 4

Spain currently boasts 44 different UNESCO sites dotted around the country. It made me wonder how many of these sites I had actually visited. This list is ever-increasing. Another 24 places in Spain are waiting on the tentative list. Awaiting

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia, Barcelona & Catalonia, Spain Comments 7

One of the most well known attractions in Granada are the Sacromonte caves and the Flamenco shows that can be enjoyed all along that road. Since the end of the 17th century Flamenco has been popular in Granada and Andalusia. Here´s information

Read more

Load More
[powr-social-media-icons]
UA-53683823-1