Friday afternoon, Sol organized an amazing activity oriented around flamenco! 💃 After hiking up to las cuevas de Sacromonte, we settled into our activity. The flamenco site we went to was unique in that it is family owned, and is actually where Michelle Obama went to see a show. She even signed one of the … Continue reading Flamenco!
Friday afternoon started with a fun adventure to a games cafe! The cafe is called Continental Cafe Pub and is a pretty neat place- click here for their website. Once you enter and order a drink, you can head over to the game bookshelf near the counter and select any game of your choice. Many of the … Continue reading Craft Fair, Board Games & la Noche en Blanco
On Tuesday, Sol organized an excursion to the Arab Baths- a Hamman. It was quite a unique, relaxing experience. Before we entered, Edu explained the history of the baths and bath etiquette. The baths were enjoyed by women and men seperately in the past- certain days were devoted to certain clients. In the baths, the … Continue reading Arab Baths and Weekly Summary!
Hola a todos! Last Sunday, we took a fabulous Sol excursion to the Alpujarras! The bus ride from Granada to the first town we visited in the Alpujarras- Capileira was about 2 hours. If you intend to go to the Alpujarras and suffer from motion sickness, I would recommend some medicine- the narrow roads wind quite … Continue reading Las Alpujarras
Last week was Semana Santa, the Holy Week leading up to Easter, la Pascua. In Spain, Semana Santa began the 25th and lasted till the 1st- it's a big deal: processions march through the streets, which are so full of people that it is IMPOSSIBLE to walk anywhere... I left for travel on Monday the … Continue reading Semana Santa