Category: Granada

Granada Spain

What to know before your trip to Granada

Prepare for your trip to Granada with our transport, tapas, and packing tips (Updated January 2023) Famed for its enchanting Moorish palace, Granada has been captivating visitors for centuries with its spectacular natural setting – surrounded by forest-covered hills and overlooked by the Alhambra which rises from the valley floor. The city’s exciting blend of […]

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Granada panoramic views from the Albaicín

6 Reasons to visit Granada

(Updated December 2022) From the eighth wonder of the world to buzzing neighborhoods, this city has it all Set at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, Granada blends history, culture, and nature in a truly privileged location. Beyond the beauty of the Alhambra fortress, home to the Nasrid Sultans of the Spanish Moorish […]

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Cristo de los Gitanos en el Sacromonte

The best plans for Semana Santa in Granada

These are some of the best plans for Semana Santa in Granada that you can do with Cicerone. Do you think that four will be enough for your holiday? First, let’s not forget the religious tradition. We recommend that you see a variety of processions, especially if you come from abroad. Each of them has a distinctive […]

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Mariana Pineda, a legend and a benchmark for gender equality

This week, Granada commemorates Mariana Pineda’s 188th anniversary. CICERONE wants to play a part in this homage, by describing what her role has meant for our city and for gender equality. Some of you will know her from Federico García Lorca’s theatrical work, but who was she? Mariana Pineda, a benchmark for the participation of women in public […]

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What can you do in Granada during winter?

Although this cold snap will make many of you want to stay at home in the warm… But we want to give you a few ideas for getting out and enjoying the day and of course, staying warm! Here we’ll give you some ideas of what to do in Granada; such as visiting the Science Park, […]

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What to do in Granada in Winter? Advices to enjoy despite the cold

Midwinter and a Siberian cold snap, on top of sub-zero temperatures, some might say it’s not the best time of year to visit. However, there is always a reason to visit Granada and fall in love with the Alhambra (Alhambra Tours) and the Albaizín.  Here, winter is very important. The season has its own special charm and […]

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Alumbrado de Navidad

Christmas in Granada Spain: enjoyable activities

Granada appears at its best at Christmas. It’s that time of year when the city exudes good cheer and optimism. Songs, lights, the smell of sweet chestnuts and smiles take possession of Christmas in Granada Spain. What’s more, the streets are full of special activities designed to ensure young and old alike derive even more […]

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Views of the Alhambra from the Sacromonte neighborhood

What is the best time to visit Granada?

The city of the Alhambra, neighborhoods marked by the many cultures that have left their mark on its monuments. A stroll through its streets will be enough to captivate you. Discover the best time to visit Granada and choose the perfect moment to explore the city according to your tastes and needs. But we warn […]

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Cunini restaurant in Granada

The best places to eat tapas in Granada

Would you like to try tapas in Granada? As good granadinas, we love to walk around the city and sit in tapas bars, to try what they have. Do you want to do it too? Check out our top ten tapas bars. If you are in a hurry, you can see them on the map […]

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Luxury hotels in Granada

Sleeping in one of the most luxurious hotels in the city is a pleasure elevated to the maximum power. Strolling calmly through each of its streets, discovering its most captivating monuments and touring each neighborhood is exhausting, but ending the day in one of the best accommodations is the guarantee of having a perfect vacation. […]

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