Postcard from Andalucia - Granada 2005

Ever since I heard that Clash song Spanish Bombs off London Calling, back in law school days (also early R.E.M. days), I have wondered what Andalucia would be like….as we are starting this last part of the tour in Granada, I am getting to find out. What a great town: compact, bustling, very old-world European with a vibrant street life, crowds of people including lots of tourists and students, a serious courtyard/cafe culture and one of the definite architectural draws anywhere in the world…most of us have taken in The Alhambra and it is, as billed, just breathtaking in its scale and grandeur and detail, and we have all been enjoying the rich and ancient cuisine from the area.

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