A birthday stroll in the Alhambra, peace in the Sierra Nevada and fun in tapas bars (Bubión, Monachil, Granada)

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May 10th 2013
Published: June 14th 2013
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To start this blog I want to thank you all for the many amazing comments and messages on our last blog. I (Nina) had tears in my eyes reading them. It was great to hear that you could feel our happiness with our changed life after our difficult year 2012. Well, I hope I can keep up with the high extpectations on the blogs now ;-). Our next destination on our little andalusian journey was the regi... Read Full Entry

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birthday breakfast: chocolate con churrosbirthday breakfast: chocolate con churros
birthday breakfast: chocolate con churros

I only had a small bite - would have been too much for my stomach

14th June 2013

Happy Birthday
It sounds like returning to the Alhambra was a great birthday decision. And...a tapas bar at the end didn't hurt.
14th June 2013

Thank you. That's true, one tapas bar is always ok ;-).
14th June 2013

Happy 40th, you youngster!
The Alhambra--one of my favorite places--what a perfect place to spend your birthday! And the Alpujaras, too. I stayed a couple of weeks in Capileira, hiking and visiting the other pueblos. When you're back in shape, you'll love hiking those mountains, including Mulhacen, the highest in Spain, which is really easy to climb. Happy birthday travels!
17th June 2013

Birthday wishes
Thanks, Tara, for your Birthday wishes. Oh yes, we had a wonderufl day. And we are really lokking forward to go hiking in the Sierra Nevada. We have read that there is a trails surounding the mountains. It must be beautiful and a good challenge. I keep up getting fitter - maybe next year. All the best, Nina
15th June 2013
laundry in Albaicin

Alhambra for Nina's birthday is very special. Happy memories. I highlight this pic as I like it and sometimes these sort of pics stick in the mind and remind one of a place associated with happy memories.
17th June 2013
laundry in Albaicin

Hi Dave, thanks for highlighting the pic. Glad you enjoyed it. For us all our pics from this day remind us of my unforgettable birthday. All the best, Nina

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