Granada Guitar Maker John Ray

Granada Guitar Maker John Ray Granada Spain is an important center for makers of the Spanish guitar.  As we walked around town we noticed many shops of craftsmen who hand-make guitars.  Since Dave, Summer, and Luie have all started playing the guitar, we were all fascinated to learn more. Summer got online and contacted John Ray.  He was nice enough … Continue reading

Granada Tapas Private Tour

Granada Tapas Tour We love tapas.  It is one of the many things we love about Spain.  So, when Summer found us a tapas tour in Granada that was rated #1 on tripadvisor, we had to try it. This is Gayle, our lovely host, and the manager of Granada Tapas Tours. I knew I was going to like her from … Continue reading

A look around Granada Spain

 A look around Granada Spain Granada is located at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountains.  The River Darro goes through the center of the city.  As a matter of fact, the Darro valley cuts right through the city.  So there is a steep decent from the San Nicolas plaza down to the river, followed by a steep climb to … Continue reading

Paprika Vegan Restaurant Granada Spain

Paprika Vegan Restaurant Granada Spain On our recent trip to Granada, we had the opportunity to eat dinner at Paprika.  Summer made us dinner reservations.  We were at the plaza overlooking the beautiful Alhambra.  Using navigation (extremely useful)  we walked to Paprika in only 8 minutes. I love that Paprika uses local and organic ingredients. They have menus in both … Continue reading

Flamenco in Granada Spain

Flamenco in Granada Spain Jardines de Zoraya I have been wanting to go to a dinner and Flamenco show for a long time.  Jardines de Zoraya is very highly rated, so we made reservations for the evening when we were in Granada. Just reading their menu got us excited! As a matter of fact, we were so excited about our … Continue reading

Ice Cream in Granada Spain

Ice Cream in Granada Spain Helados San Nicolas We had planned to spend the day in beautiful Granada.  Several days before our trip, Summer did some research and found out about a special ice cream shop.  This shop has an excellent reputation and is know for its high quality.  So Summer emailed the owner, Aurelien, who turned out to be … Continue reading