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Granada

Granada’s PSOE proposes ‘Earthquake Handbook’ after series of tremors shocks the region

THE PSOE government of Granada has proposed to the central house that it's residents are given specific 'earthquake training' after a series of tremors...

Energy-conscious Granada and Córdoba launch Christmas illumination crackdown

The battle against light pollution in Andalucía has taken somewhat of a seasonal turn after council authorities in Granada delayed the switching on of the annual Christmas illuminations.

Granada in state of pre emergency after city is rattled by seven earthquakes in less than an hour

GRANADA’s mayor has declared a state of pre emergency after a series of earthquakes shook the city, including two big quakes in less than...

Jazzing up Granada city

Granada’s International Jazz Festival brings the finest international musicians to the city this month

Time is running out to save 30 abandoned dogs in Granada

Dogs not rehomed before February 28 to be 'sacrificed'

Parts of Spain’s Costa del Sol and Granada set to be prohibited from meeting up with friends in Phase...

THE Junta de Andalucia has asked Madrid to allow all eight of its provinces to enter Phase 1 of the deescalation plan on Monday...

Prince of the piste

Prince Felipe takes to the slopes in the Sierra Nevada

Spanish festival in Minack-inspired amphitheatre gears up theatrical summer

Theatre festival heads to Granada for its encore

Alhambra Museum in Granada receives more than 43,000 visitors in first half of the year

THE Museum of the Alhambra in Granada has received 43,470 visitors in the first half of this year, with a staggering 20,463 people visiting...

FIGHT THE POWER: Olive Press launches campaign to stop network of 352 pylons ‘destroying’ Andalucia’s Lecrin Valley and Alpujarras

Thousands of people are affected and the proposed route, which begins in Conchar in the west and ends at Benahadux in the east, was approved back in 2015

Marilyn Monroe dresses on display

Granada hosts an exhibition of 30 gowns worn by the iconic blonde

CARVING a name for itself – how Trevelez, one of Spain’s highest villages, has built a tourist trade around...

THE perfect destination for meat eaters, hikers, and day trippers alike, Trevélez is a high point of La Alpujarra and one of Spain’s highest...

Gay Jesus photos spark protest

Controversial exhibition pulled down after "injuring the sentiments and convictions" of art fans

Spain ski miracle

Lost ski instructor saved after using camera flash to guide rescuers

Expats fear mystery gang smuggling dozens of petrol containers onto boats is ramping up Costa del Sol crime

IT comes during broad daylight and on an almost-daily basis: Over a dozen men carrying massive containers onto speed boats in Duquesa Port. Up to...

Spanish experts warn 20 children in a classroom may lead to closure of schools again in autumn

According to the study, a group of twenty children in a classroom would have contact with over 800 people in two days

Let the Sierra Nevada ski season begin… with free parking!

Tog up warm and head to Granada for snow-capped mountains, adrenaline sports and the best bargains

Cuddly Canine in pet therapy program helps reduce stress in children having blood drawn in Spain’s Granada

AT the Virgen de las Nieves Hospital in Granada therapy dog Niebla has an important mission, to bring smiles and comfort to children in...

WATCH: Flash floods in Andalucia town following unseasonal rainfall

THIS is the moment an Andalucian town succumbed to flash floods over the weekend.  https://www.facebook.com/100004686437210/videos/pcb.1000330620133143/1000330473466491/?type=3&theater The footage was shot by local Ruben Del Paso in La...

Experts pour cold water on scheme to connect Alhambra with Granada city via lift and tunnel

Granada City Hall is promoting the project to encourage tourists who visit the famous monument to also come to the city

Urgent mission to protect five endangered plants

‘Endangered Species Project Zero’ in Granada aims to protect five plants

Fatal fire: Mother and son die in tragic house blaze in Spain’s Granada

A MOTHER and son have died in a tragic fire at a home in Granada after firefighters tried to rescue them. A woman and her...

Granada: The ultimate student guide to the city in southern Spain

IF you were to visit just one city in Spain, Ernest Hemingway wrote, it should be Granada - and there are few student cities...

PRAYER BATTLE: Granada Catholics outraged after Muslim prayers held near Virgin Mary statue

The gathering was sanctioned by the town hall and welcomed by mayor Francisco Cuenca

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