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Sophie Russell-Ross
Founder of the GranadaSpain site, Sophie also runs a web design and writing business Bird on the Hill. She spent 7 years living in La Alpujarra, the Southern foothills of the Sierra Nevada, and is still a regular visitor to the area. In previous lives, she worked in events production and marketing in Hong Kong and London.
Puerta del Mar

Puerta del Mar

Blue Flag. Typical urban beach and easily the most popular in Almuñécar, right in the town centre with easy access to to the shops, banks and eating and drinking holes.

5 of the best luxury hotels in Granada, Spain

5 of the best luxury hotels in Granada, Spain

From the relaxed roof terrace of Eurostars Gran Via to the romantic patio of the Parador de San Francisco, within the walls of the Alhambra itself, Granada hits the mark if you are looking for luxury accommodation in one of Spain’s most beautiful cites.

5 of the best flamenco venues in Granada

5 of the best flamenco venues in Granada

While in Granada don’t miss the opportunity to seek out a flamenco show. Even if it’s only to get a brief glimpse into this passionate world of music and dance, you may just find that a small taster is enough to get you hooked.

5 Things to do in Granada this Christmas

5 Things to do in Granada this Christmas

Of all the cities in Spain Granada is one of the most enchanting to spend Christmas. Of course many people come for the skiing but, with the snowy peaks of the Sierra Nevada as a backdrop, all the festive lights and seasonal attractions combine to make the City a magical place to visit at this time of year.

La Caleta Bay, boutique beach hotel in La Herradura – Review

La Caleta Bay, boutique beach hotel in La Herradura – Review

Recently the Go GranadaSpain Girls (that’s me and my 5yo) went for a cheeky mid-week over-nighter at the beach on the way back from a Málaga airport pick-up (that was Granny, an honorary GGS Girl for the week). We stayed at lovely La Caleta Bay, a stylish boutique hotel right on the seafront at La Herradura, one of our favourite Almuñeca beaches.

Latest on BA Flights from London to Granada

BA have suspended all direct flights from Granada to London.

From July 25 the company will reinstate direct flights from London to Granada.

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