My long-form travel journals which include historical notes and travel tips. Excerpts with heavy photo content are housed at Daveno Travels.
This is my inspiration from my trip to Spain a few years back. You might spot it in in my ads supporting KNKX Radio in 2019…
My first breakfast in Granada was at a cafe where every cop in the city seemed to be having coffee. My last breakfast will be in the historic district of Albayzin, followed by walk-abouts as I savor my final day in Spain.
The Generalife (“Garden of the Architect”) reflects the Muslim concept of garden as it is referenced in the Koran and to reproduce paradise on earth. Dating back to at least the 13th century, it originally included orchards, farmland, and animal pens. It’s gardens are planted with citrus, jujube, pomegranate and grapes, cypress, laurel, jasmine, and roses, which are very fragrant.