Tag: Granada

Andalucia 2012 – Granada’s Albayzin District…

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.

Andalucia 2012 – The Alhambra…

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.