What to Eat in the Lecrín Valley, Granada

What to Eat in the Lecrín Valley, Granada

Try Some Tasty Tropical Fruits Tropical fruits? In Granada? Yes, of course why not? I understand your confusion, you see photos of snow topped mountains and know that the Lecrín Valley is in rural Andalucía, so where do the tropical fruits come from? Granada’s...
I Found the Best Bakery in the Lecrín Valley, Granada

I Found the Best Bakery in the Lecrín Valley, Granada

Shopping in the Lecrín Valley Many of the Lecrín Valley villages can only boast one or two shops at most, although they tend to be pretty well stocked. To counteract this lack of shop fronts, local salesmen visit the villages in their little vans selling, bread, fish,...
Afternoon Tea Granada – A Cake Named After a Pope

Afternoon Tea Granada – A Cake Named After a Pope

Sweet Treats in Granada If you have a sweet tooth this is bound to interest you! In 1897 Ceferino Ysla Gonzalez set up his own cake shop in the Calle Real in Santa Fé, just 10 minutes from Granada. Ceferino was very devoted to the Virgin Mary. Just a few years before,...
Shopping in the Lecrín Valley, Granada – The Butcher

Shopping in the Lecrín Valley, Granada – The Butcher

Shopping on holiday, where to go You may or may not like to do some cooking whilst on holiday, after all it’s up to you. That’s what I like about self catering, the flexibility. In the Lecrín Valley, you can quite happily eat out each day during your stay but that can...