Tag: Alhambra

28.02.2018 /3: The Alhambra

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The Alhambra (C) Two Queens Travel Blog 2018

It was raining cats and dogs when we arrived to the Gate of Justice, through which we entered the Alhambra. Having earlier been at the Alcazaba in Malaga, we thought we had an inkling what to expect here. Well, we were wrong.

There was nothing that could have forewarned us about this place – we have seen the Alcazaba, we have seen videos in YouTube… even the first steps through the gate made us gasp. The artistry, the level of perfection of the architecture and the decoration – even in a meager gatehouse! Astonishing! Continue reading “28.02.2018 /3: The Alhambra”

28.02.2018 /2: Albaicin and Sacromonte Quarters

As part of our tour package from Play, a tour of historic quarters of Albaicin and Sacromonte was included. We could have chosen a segway tour, but opted instead for a walking tour. It was perhaps for the best as both of the quarters were quite hilly so we were left wondering if the segway tourers actually get as much from the tour as the walkers.

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A Cloudy Day At Albaicin Quarter (C) Two Queens Travel Blog 2018

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