Hotel Granada Palace
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... of the tour and had been provided with a voucher). After breakfast we did a quick dash around Santiago - bought a few souvenirs. Travelled to airport with another Aussie who was heading onto Madrid for a few days. We were in the same flight but were bit sitting together. There was a seat hiccup for a few of us - I had to wait for the plane to be fully boarded and then was provided with my seat. Initial seat allocation was 8D but was then provided with 28D - when I went past 8D there ...
... to the apartment for a nap after finding ourselves in that awkward time of day (6pm) where a Westerner is hungry but the Spanish food establishments aren't serving because it's between mealtimes.
As I'd mentioned before, this festival was not the reason for our visit to Granada. It also holds one of Spain's most famous and magnificent palaces called The Alhambra. It was originally built by Moorish Kings in the 11th century and then enhanced by the Muslim ...
... people, and I've learned a lot about others. This is mainly because most of my insecurities are right out in front for everyone to see, and when others meet me they have no problem being themselves around me, and why should they? Just be who you are, and 99 time out of 100 ill love you for every different quirk that makes you, you! That being said, I also have, what I like to call, the "Taylor-Made" temper. This temper is something that is buried ...
... of the art is comprised of intricate geometric designs, and colors inlaid within a mixture of moldings and sculptings, all throughout a palace that was mostly open-air in design, and featured cedar wood roofs, with most of the wood coming from Lebanon.
We did see the difference, quite clearly, in the Christian influence that came upon the palace when Charles I reclaimed the area, and made architectural changes in the ...
... took one look at the crazed Aussies and thought it was safer to let us in, than leave us wailing on the outside.
And we're pleased they did. To see the amazing detail on the carved marble throughout the Alhambra Palace makes you wonder how long and how many people it took to create such beauty. It's not surprising that the Alhambra and Generalife Palaces are two of Spain's best known UNESCO world heritage sites.
The towers of the palaces which are located ...