Perhaps it’s a bit presumptuous of me to borrow from Washington Irving, so there will be no words to this post, I’ll just let the pictures do the talking. The Alhambra is the finest piece of islamic architecture this side of the Mediterranean, and if you ever get a chance, you absolutely shouldn’t miss it.
I spent the last few days of 2015 exploring Granada in glorious sunshine. It’s difficult to believe that this city is the same size as Edinburgh, it has such a switched on urban feel to it. I visited it once before, back in my broke student days, and while I really made the most of the little time and money I had to see most sights, it felt like there was so much more to discover. Read on »
I remember chatting to someone years ago who who saw visiting places pretty much as a tick-list activity. Spending one day on each continent qualified as real world travel to her, an accomplishment and the end of her interest. Lightyears from how I feel about visiting new places…
Keeping in with this, a day-trip to Africa Read on »
Returning to Andalucía felt like coming home. None of those mixed feelings I had in Barcelona, this time around. I spent New Years Eve in stunning Granada, but I’m also going on hikes all around Sierra de las Nieves and heading back to Seville, the wonderful city I used to live in during my last year of university.