My Visit to the Alhambra in Granada, Spain

| July 24, 2013

My Visit to the Alhambra in Granada, Spain

I am lucky enough to live quite near to the historic city of Granada in Andalucia, Spain, home of the beautiful Alhambra. I have visited it many times and each time I go I think of Catherine of Aragon, the first wife of Henry VIII, who spent time a couple of years there there before […]

La Capilla Real de Granada – The Tombs of Ferdinand, Isabella and Juana

| May 6, 2013

La Capilla Real de Granada – The Tombs of Ferdinand, Isabella and Juana

Following on from my post about Granada’s Carthusian Monastery, my second mission on my visit to Granada last Friday was to visit La Capilla Real, the Royal Chapel, where Ferdinand II of Aragon, Isabella I of Castile, Joanna of Castile and Philip I (Philip the Handsome) are buried. It was a wonderful day to visit […]