Our Lecrín Valley Guide

Our Lecrín Valley Guide

Where to Shop in the Lecrín Valley – A Traditional, Village Bakery

Panaderia San Blas Durcal, Valle de Lecrín, Casa Tagomago Granada
Shop local 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.
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Cinema Nights – Granada What’s On – Lecrín Valley Summer

2017_07_Cine-Cartel Huerta San Vicente Granada
Outdoor Cinema in Granada Warm summer nights are often associated with outdoor concerts, cinema and lazy meals al fresco. I particularly remember being very impressed with the idea of the drive
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10 Suggestions for your Holiday Shopping Spree in Granada

La Alcaicería souk in Granada. Lecrín Valley holiday home Granada
Shop till you Drop in Granada Every holiday calls for at least a morning's shopping even if it's just a souvenir for Aunt Gladys. So why should Granada be any different?
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Walking in the Lecrín Valley – Albuñuelas to the Fuente Alejandro

Walking in the Lecrín Valley - Albuñuelas to the Fuente Alejandro
We did this interesting walk at the beginning of May, a wonderful time of the year to enjoy these routes. In the house there is a plan of the route,
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Can I light a BBQ in the Summer in Andalucía? Rules and Regulations

forest fires burning Pixabay Lecrín Valley villa-36884_640
As we all know, Spain suffers from multiple forest fires each year and for some time now the regional authorities have forbidden BBQs in certain areas. In the case of Andalucía,
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May on the Patio at Casa Tagomago

The patio at Casa Tagomago in May, Lecrín Valley rental near Granada
In the month of May the Lecrín Valley is full of colour, roses and geraniums bloom in all their glory, vibrant reds, pinks and crimsons tumble over balconies and from
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Walking the Lecrín Valley – Saleres to Albuñuelas

Walking Saleres, Lecrín Valley villa Granada
Let's go to Albuñuelas, you'll love walking this route along the side of the spectacular gorge that is the location of this sprawling village. Take the car to Saleres and
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Music, Dance and Summer Magic – 66th. Granada International Festival.

Music, Dance and Summer Magic - 66th. Granada International Festival.
This must be one of the most magical festivals we have ever been to. If you like music and dance I am sure you will feel the same. This year
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Customs in the Lecrín Valley – The Easter “Hornazo”

Costumbres Valle de Lecrín Haciendo hornazos en Panaderia San Blas en Dúrcal jpg
The hornazo is not exclusive to the Lecrín Valley but in the village of Durcal it has given its name to an age old fiesta which is one of the most popular customs in
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What does Easter mean to you?

Holy Week en el Albaicin de Granada de Francisco Hernandez Aguilera
Holy Week……Semana Santa Holy Week celebrations and processions in Spain must surely leave very few people feeling indifferent. I have lived here for over 40 years and, although not a
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