What to do in the city

Granada has all the charm and advantage of a small city, with a great climate, while boasting one of the world’s most famous monuments.

If you enjoy whiling away the hours wandering through a city, losing yourself in its history and culture, Granada will not disappoint. And of course it is the city of free tapas.

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intense high speed image of female flamenco dancer in red and black against dark background

  • Give him charity, woman, for there is no greater pain in life than being a blind man in Granada

    Dale limosna, mujer, que no hay en la vida nada como la pena de ser ciego en Granada

    – Francisco Alarcón de Icaza

  • How lazily the sun goes down in Granada, it hides beneath the water, it conceals in the Alhambra!

    ¡Con qué pereza se va el sol de Granada, se esconde bajo el agua, se esconde en la Alhambra!

    – Ernest Hemingway

  • Granada, city of enchantment and fantasy

    Ciudad de encanto y fantasía

    – Washington Irving

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