Granada in Spain can be an ideal destination for discovering Europe to its heart. Located at the meeting point of the fertile plain situated in the Vega and the mountains of Sierra Nevada, Granada is located against the backdrop of steep mountains with vast agricultural lands at the front. The prime reasons for settlement at this place include the mountains providing protection from behind, continuous supply of water from the melting snow on the mountains during dry season and ample source for food due to the rich soil of the flat lands of vega. Granada is located at an altitude of 630 meters. The diversity of the flora and fauna make this city interesting, where you will find tropical plants and botanical mix growing in the mountains and the fauna comprising of predators like the vultures, royal eagles, foxes. wolves and hawks.
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Love affairs, hedonism, conspiracies and complex plots surround the history of Granada. Life began at Granada with the Iberian settlement in the district of Albayzin when the region was taken from the Visigoths y the Muslim forces way back in 711. Gradually, with the help of the Jewish community, life settled at the foot of the great Alhambra Hills for which the name Granada as it is called today, was derived from Granada Al Jahud. An independent emirate was set up by Mohammed ibn Yusuf ibn Nasr after the Muslims started to take refuge after the fall of Seville and Cordoba in 1248 and 1236 respectively.
With a large amount of influx from other parts of the world, the population of Granada cannot be exactly determined, but according to the latest survey, the population stands at 107,372 as in 2016 with the male and female population being more or less equal. Although the Spanish culture was dominated by the Arabs, still today the greater part of the population consists of white Catholics. Cultures have changed with the influx of a variety of communities, but today you will find the Granadians friendly and helpful.
The hottest months of Granada are July and August, when the temperature soars to even 40 degree Celsius, but due the dryness of the heat, it is much more bearable than the humid climate elsewhere in Spain. The average rainfall throughout the year is 30 mm with the heaviest rainfall being recorded during the period from October to February, although the sky remains mostly blue during January with the sun brightly shining throughout most of the days. When it starts to rain, Granada receives moderate to heavy rainfall. The best time of the year to visit Granada is during late October and early November.
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You will have an unforgettable experience in staying at any of the Gypsie homes which are available for vacation rentals. Besides, you will find star rated hotels and the courtyard houses at Albayzin, which can offer you a pleasant stay. Granada is waiting for you to be explored.
La casa era perfetta; Abbondanza di spazio per stare insieme, e anche spazio per allontanarsi dalla folla
Great beach for enjoying golden sand, warm water, sunbathing
Расположение было велико, он был очень хорошо назначен и очень чистый
The house was spacious, immaculate, beautiful and well-equipped
Nous avons beaucoup apprécié notre séjour
Все, что вам нужно, чтобы расслабиться и насладиться пребыванием в апартаментах
Spanje vakantie verhuur, het is goedkoop en het beste voor zomervakantie
Spanien vermietung eine villa
Tutti qui erano meravigliosi
Very well maintained it offered all of the conveniences of home with a much better view
Ottima posizione, vicino a tutto quello che serve, adoro questo posto, non vedo l'ora di tornare l'anno prossimo
La casa è spaziosa e ben curata - viste spettacolari da ogni finestra
La proprietà era immacolata e ben tenuta
Très bel appartement dans un excellent emplacement
Nos encantó la villa y la ubicación.
The house was in great shape when we arrived
Sehr gepflegt bot es alle Annehmlichkeiten des Hauses mit einer viel besseren Aussicht
La propriété était impeccable et bien entretenue
Buona posizione con facile distanza a piedi da molte cose
Todos tuvimos un tiempo genial, todo fue perfecto
La comodidad de la ubicación era inmejorable.
Dit huis was een beste die we hebben gebruikt tijdens het bezoeken
L'appartamento è ben fatto
Cette maison est BELLE, à l'intérieur et à l'extérieur
Muy bonito lugar. Muy limpio, espacioso y cómodo.
La villa è perfetta per una vacanza in famiglia e la posizione è ideale
Het appartementencomplex is prachtig, met prachtig uitzicht
Очень приятное расположение ... тихий и уединенный