traditional
Generalife Sunset Alhambra FEX Festival

The Origin of Flamenco While the origins of Flamenco Music and dance are not entirely documented. There is a clear thread from the 18th century onwards. Although the true beginning of Flamenco is much older. The art of flamenco is

Read more

Written by Posted in Granada Comments 5
Granada shopping Gran Cafe Bib Rambla

Some of the oldest bars in Granada follow the most Traditional Shops article. The most traditional cafés and bar in Granada have been open for over a century and are many are still in business today. Unfortunately the jewel in the

Read more

Written by Posted in Granada Comments 2
Spanish Wines from Granada

Local produce and Crafts The No.1 question I´m asked is how to get Alhambra tickets. However the next most popular question is What is a typical souvenir from Granada or Andalusia? Personally I prefer to recommend things that I would really appreciate if I wasback

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia Comments 10
Olive picking Granada Spain

Last Saturday I had a day out in the country, certainly a change from the corporate office world I´m used to. I went to pick olives in the Lecrin Valley. Now if you are Spanish or know anything about Olives

Read more

Written by Posted in Andalusia Comments 5
Typical Andalusian food

This post with Granada Foodie tips has been written partly because it was requested on Twitter by @AnExpatInSpain after a recent visit to the city and obviously because I love food! Granada Foodie Tips Here are seven scrumptious tips of typical dishes to taste when visiting

Read more

Written by Posted in Spanish & Mediterranean Food Comments 7