The Alhambra seen from Albaicín, Granada, Andalusia, Spain

Visions of the Alhambra

The Alhambra in Granada is the most important monumental complex in Andalusia. UNESCO has declared it a World Heritage Site since 1984. A great place to photograph the Alhambra from outside is the Mirador de San Nicholás, a small panoramic square in the historic Albaicin district.

El Mirador

Granada, Spain, early February 2020. Not even 2 months ago. Alas, the expansion of coronavirus makes it seem long time ago. From the Mirador de San Nicolás there is the best view of the Alhambra, the Moorish palace and fortress, emblem of Granada.

Time Travelling in Donnafugata Castle

Castello di Donnafugata is a sumptuous palace located in the southeast of Sicily, 15 kilometers south of the city of Ragusa. The origins of the Donnafugata castle date back to the 14th century but most of its current aspect belongs to the 19th century. Visiting the castle was a 150-year journey back in time. Find […]


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