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... it’s a great time for us to rest up. Went for
another exploration – this time the mission was to pick up our tickets for
visiting the Alhambra (details to follow in next installment), find a few
groceries and explore. Till 10pm we sat
up on the terrace typing the blog & reading with a glass of yummy Spanish
wine, looking up at the majestic Alhambra. Hard to believe that it dates back to
... there is also a series of purpose-built stone benches for my frequent rest stops! Eventually, after not too much effort, I get to where the cave should be. There's a tall building of very obscure purpose, but no cave that I can see. Fortunately, at this moment, a couple of other walkers, virtually the only other people I see all day, turn up and point me in the right direction.
Health and Safety have been to the cave too. There's ...
... at a small underground restaurant/bar. Last minute Grant and Janosch upgraded a couple of seats for Youle and I. We (the girls) had a front row view of a guitarist, singing duo, and a young flamingo dancer. Her foot-tapping performance was strong, loud, and impressive. We had a lot of fun all together and each checked off seeing a Spanish flamingo show from our list of cultural things to do.
... some things to see in and around Granada. I made a small list starting with La Basilica de San Juan de Dios. According to my research, San Juan de Dios (St. John of God) was a man from Portugal who, in his late 20s, joined the Roman Catholic Church after publicly renouncing the ways of his past life including a short stint in the military. He was taken into a mental hospital for beating himself and renouncing his past life in public. Then, when he was released (after being ...
... family, who were the conquerers over the Muslims. Once again it was opulent with amazing carvings and decorations and showed the original crown and dress of the King and Queen.
At 8pm we were at the hotel for dinner, exhausted but well worth it.
Our grandchild, Vasilia is turning into an adult, and we believe she it reading our blogs, so we hope you have a very happy 18th birthday. Love from Grandad & Nana Melitta