Spirit of Granada

  • Spirit of Granada
  • Spirit of Granada
  • Spirit of Granada
  • Spirit of Granada

“Granada has stolen my heart, I feel as though wounded, or in convalescence…” These were the words of Juan Ramón Jiménez in a heartfelt, poetic letter he was to write to Isabel García Lorca in September 1924 returning from his visit to Granada. This letter, along with his book, Olvidos , show how he was able to take in, understand…

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At the curve of the Darro River

  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River
  • At the curve of the Darro River

The Carrera del Darro could be one of the most beautiful urban streets in the world. It is completely unique. The Darro River is small, but it has brought life to Granada through the ages, its many bridges uniting the city’s two magical hills (on which the Alhambra and Albayzín are built). Granada’s palaces, houses and arable land have taken…

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