At the start of Leaving the Atocha Station, Adam Gordon, a young American in Spain for a year on a fellowship, purportedly to write 'a long, research-driven poem' about the Spanish Civil War's 'literary legacy', goes into the Prado and heads for Rogier.
Like Agra, India, and the Taj Mahal, the Andalusian city of Granada in southern Spain is so well known for a single monument — the Alhambra , a walled fortress housing magnificent 13th- to 15th-century Moorish palaces and gardens — that the city.
Alhambra approves new condo development, removal of 187 trees at Sunnyview Care Center ... Alhambra city leaders approved a controversial redevelopment of a senior living facility Monday that would see 187 mature trees removed from the property. The.
This brilliantly positioned hotel practically rubs shoulders with Granada's magical Alhambra , which you can peek at from half the rooms and the pool. Tree-shaded paths lead you into the Alhambra via the Puerta de la Justicia in just minutes. The city.
The certificate was this year again awarded to Wellness Hotel Aurora, after having the certificate for four years in a row, from 2012 to 2015. Facilities which received the certificate this year also include Bellevue Hotel , Boutique Hotel Alhambra and.
The Alhambra Theatre continues its celebration of fifty years of memories with the hilarious “The Dixie Swim Club” which opened August 19, 2017 and will run through September 24. Buy your tickets at 904-641-1212 or visit Alhambrajax.com. The Alhambra  .
In Spectacular Spain , Polizzi travels the length and breadth of the country, from the verdant peaks of Galicia in the northwest to the southeastern Tabernas Desert; from the tourist coastal hotspot of Benidorm to the often overlooked interior. “It was.
There's fantastic culture and a spectacular backdrop of mountains - making it a good option for hikers and, in winter, skiers. It's also home to the incredible Alhambra palace, Spain's most visited attraction. In the video above, our expert offers more.
Upon returning from a recent three-week trip, my first to Spain ... and-if-you-miss-your-hotel-you-have-to-drive-all-the-way-back-around-town tiny. But charming as heck from the passenger’s seat! The highlight of Granada is the Alhambra, which is.
It's long been the haunt of writers and romantics: DH Lawrence penned Lady Chatterley's Lover against its surging-sea backdrop; Greta Garbo and Leopold Stokowski eloped here; and the gardens of the Villa Rufolo – Ravello's 'miniature Alhambra ' .
The arrival of tapas on a weekday afternoon last April at Tinta Fina, a restaurant in the heart of Granada, Spain , happened leisurely. A heaping plate of cuttlefish fritters, glistening with oil, arrived with the first glass of wine, a Spanish rosé.
With arched porticos, trellised walkways, and bricked terraces, this hotel is brimming with romance and character. An outdoor living room with sofas, lounge chairs, and fire pits creates space for mingling and kicking back. The Alhambra walkway.
For our first-ever Love issue, we asked four authors to recount times when love and travel intersected in their lives. Here, Alexander Chee writes about a possible betrayal in Spain (below). Jami Attenberg recalls how a friendship deepened in Sicily.
Armando Escandor, Jr., right, accompanied by his father Armando Escandor, speaks during a press conference at the LASD Homicide Bureau in Monterey Park, Calif. The Escandor family, LASD Homicide Bureau and Alhambra police are asking for the .
The Alhambra (Arabic for the red) was begun by Charles V in 1527. Charles V is the grandson of famed King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella. He chose Granada, Spain as the site for his castle that took 1000 years to complete. It was nearly destroyed by Napoleon.