5 Ways to Enjoy Granada in Winter

One of our favorite traditions over the winter holidays in Granada? Warming up with some churros con chocolate, of course!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year in one of Spain’s most magical cities! Granada in winter is like a living fairytale. The smell of roasted chestnuts wafts through the streets as snow drifts gently down from overhead. While it does get quite chilly compared to the rest of Andalusia (7 degrees Celsius is […]

Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Gourmet Food from Granada

Get your holiday shopping done while visiting Granada in winter! Our suggestion: a gourmet local food product, like the region's famous olive oil!

Give the gift of Andalusia this holiday season! No, you don’t need to splurge on flights to sunny southern Spain for all your loved ones. Instead, bring home a one-of-a-kind gourmet food gift from Granada. This Granada gift guide has you covered. Right from their own homes, your friends and family will be able to […]

Hola, 2018: Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Granada

Keep the cava flowing all night long on New Year's Eve in Granada!

Spaniards love any reason to throw a great party, and New Year’s Eve is one of the best moments of the whole year. Nostalgia of the year gone by coupled with excitement for the year to come makes New Year’s Eve, or nochevieja, one of the most highly anticipated fiestas of the season. People all over the world […]

Winter is Coming: Visiting Granada in December 2017

Hitting the slopes at the Sierra Nevada is number 1 on our list of things to do in Granada in winter!

Spain’s Moorish jewel turns into something out of a fairy tale come December. From picturesque Christmas markets to the snow-capped Sierra Nevada mountains in the background, Granada takes on a magical air in the winter. This festive time of year presents the perfect opportunity to get to know the city. Bundle up and get ready […]

Complete Vegetarian Guide to Granada

Similar to ratatouille, pisto is one of the best options for vegetarian food in Granada

Finding vegetarian food in Granada is easier than ever! While some older granadinos may be curious as to why you don’t eat jamón, more and more Spanish dining establishments are working to adapt their menus to accommodate guests who don’t eat meat or animal products. Nowadays it’s a piece of cake to enjoy some of the best traditional […]

The Adventure Begins: Get to Granada by Plane, Train or Bus

Arriving in Granada by "train" isn't exactly possible, but there's a well-run system in place to make up for the lack of train service directly to the city.

It’s time to start your Andalusian adventure! Granada’s location within the region makes it a perfect home base for exploring southern Spain. But first, you have to figure out how to get there! Getting to Granada is fairly simple, whether by air, rail or bus. Read on to figure out which option works best for […]