Christmas lights in Granada 2021

The 2021 Christmas lights switch-on in Granada will soon take place! We’ll tell you about it! Wednesday 1 December 2021 The first of December is the date chosen by the Town Hall for the Christmas lighting. Christmas is approaching and with it the spirit of festivities, family dinners, the race for presents and so on.…

Sierra Nevada

With the first cold snap and the first snowfall of the season this weekend, the ski resorts of the Sierra Nervada have announced their opening dates. Most of the slopes such as Espot Esquí, Port Ainé, Sierra Nevada, Baqueira Beret, Ordino Arcalís will open the last weekend of November, more precisely between the 26th and…

Flamenco Day: 16 November

Did you know that 16 November is Flamenco Day? At the proposal of the Junta de Andalucía, flamenco was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2010 in Naibori (Kenya) and on 16 November is celebrated the International Day of Flamenco, a date that seeks to remember the exact day on which UNESCO recognized…

Second Digital Week of Spanish

What is the second digital week of Spanish? The second digital week of Spanish has 35 hours of broadcasting where institutions, ELE professionals and students from all over the world will meet. The event will feature speeches from different professionals in the sector and sessions for all profiles involved in the ELE sector. The event…

The Catholic Monarchs: 500 years in the Royal Chapel of Granada

10 November 2021 marks 500 years since the burial of the Catholic Monarchs in the Royal Chapel. In the city of Granada, in 1492, the unification of the kingdoms of the Iberian Peninsula culminated, initiating the integration of the modern state of Spain. It was from Granada that the Atlantic expansion of the Empire towards…

Dale limosna…

“Dale limosna, mujer, que no hay en la vida nada como la pena de ser ciego en Granada”. Among the famous phrases about our beautiful city, Granada, there are certainly the words of Francisco de Icaza: “Give him alms, woman, there is nothing in life like the pain of being blind in Granada“. Who is…