Granada’s Alhambra is enough to lure any visitor to the southern city’s time-weathered streets. But there’s another sight that will surely take your breath away too, and that’s its grand cathedral. Located in the heart of old town (not to be confused with the really old town, the hillside barrio of Albaycin), Granada’s cathedral towers above […]
Forget what you know about the zoo, with all of its cages and artificial enclosures: Bioparc Valencia will turn your zoo expectations right on their head. That’s because this isn’t your conventional kind of wildlife park, but instead one that emphasizes zoo-immersion, a philosophy that focuses on humans being immersed in the animals’ environments, and not the other way around – so, cages, be gone!
Whether you’ve come to Málaga to scope out the beach, or you’re here for some serious sightseeing, there are indeed more creative and convenient ways to get around the seaside city than by foot. So grab your helmets or just sit back and relax, because here are three great ways to get around the southern […]
The truth is that much of Andalucía’s most popular coastal destinations are abuzz with foreigners. Though beautiful, few picture-perfect seaside villages remain unspoiled, and that’s just largely the way it goes. But some little nooks maintain an air of the past, not overrun by tourism and resorts, and therefore offer an intimate feel. Agua Amarga is certainly one of those.
Córdoba may be first and foremost known for its Grand Cathedral-Mosque, but second on that list are surely the patios. These flower-filled inner courtyards are a visual delight, and very much emblematic of the southern Spanish town. These shaded interior areas date back to Roman times, when they served as a cool respite from the […]
You thought you’d checked off all of Granada’s sights from your list of things to see, but alas, one more remains: The Cartuja Monastery. Opulent, art-filled and 300 years in the making, it’s one more Granada stop that you won’t want to miss. Often called the Granada Charterhouse or La Cartuja of Granada, the humble-on-the-outside […]