Spain 2008: View of Albaicin from the Alhambra

The Albaicin, Granada Spain

The Albaicin is part of the old Granada, dating back to 11th century. It is situated north of the River Darro on a hill opposite the Alhambra. In fact, the Mirador San Nicolas, which is probably the most popular and famous viewpoint in Granada city is situated here. The best way to visit the Albaicin down in Granada is on foot, approaching it from Plaza Nueva or the Cuesta de Elvira. Once inside you could be forgiven for thinking you had been magically transported to a different country. Be sure to go to the Albaicin in Granada if ever you are in this wonderful city.

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