Granada

With a wealth of history, the snowy Sierra Nevada mountains as a backdrop and Mediterranean beaches a short drive away, a trip to Granada and its surrounds will satisfy culture seekers and nature lovers. The city itself is complex – its gritty urban lifestyle replete with bars and a thriving creative scene mixes with Moorish roots. Visit the magnificent Alhambra Palace and marvel at its intricate carved stucco panelling, then settle at a restaurant to imbibe Andalucían wine and soak up the atmosphere. Once you unearth this city’s charms you’ll be hooked.