This guest post by Zoe Fishman of tells us why everyone is studying abroad in Granada. For those considering studying in Spain, Granada makes an excellent choice for its cheap food, laid-back atmosphere and its reputation as a happening university city. Granada, the charming Andalusían city nestled in the […]

5 Reasons to Study Abroad in Granada

As one of the most popular travel destinations in Spain, Granada is best known for the world famous monument, the Alhambra. But besides the Alhambra, you’ll find there’s plenty to Granada than the ancient Moorish palace. Studded with quaint white-washed houses, sun-kissed alleyways and hill-top ruins, Granada is often dubbed as one […]

Cheap Hotels in Granada

Each September, Granada pays homage to its patron virgin, la Virgen de las Angustias (translated to mean Our Lady of Sorrows). With a series of activities, concerts and food fair, the festival is celebrated with much vigor in the Andalusian city. The religious festival is still seen as an important […]

Traditional Festival in Granada: Fiesta de la Virgen de las ...

A charming city bursting with monumental landmarks, exotic bazaars and compassionate people, Granada is a place everyone easily falls for. Every street corner springs a surprise and every alley has a story to tell. Stepping foot into its quaint historical center, one can’t help but linger around its narrow passage […]

2 Days in Granada: Itinerary Ideas

Besides its spectacular setting, mountain views and monumental landmarks, there is another reason why Granada is top of the list for many travelers: it’s cheap to visit. Andalusia is one of the cheapest regions in Spain and can be easily enjoyed without breaking your pockets. Thanks to the large University […]

Free Things to do in Granada

Tucked at the foothills of the majestic Sierra Nevada mountain range is the charming Andalusian city of Granada. What used to be a stronghold of the Moorish empire is now a beautiful, culturally-rich city poised on steep slopes. Andalusian culture, warm, compassionate people and magnificent historical monuments are all part […]

Things to do in Granada

Granada, studded with quaint white-washed houses, sun-kissed alleyways and hill-top ruins, is often dubbed as one of Spain’s most beautiful cities. When Bill Clinton came to visit, he said the sunset at Granada’s Mirador de San Nicolas was the most beautiful sunset he’d ever seen. Once you make your way […]

Cheap Hostels in Granada

Easily one of Spain’s most visited tourist attractions, the Alhambra is the pride of the city of Granada. This hilltop fortified palace was once the residence of royalty, and is now one of the country’s most famous examples of Moorish architecture and design. Built during the early-to-mid 1300s, the Alhambra […]

Visiting the Alhambra in Granada