Granada
English: Granada

Granada is a Spanish city, capital of the province of Granada, in Andalusia. With 233,000 inhabitants, it is an important artistic and cultural center. The city has many famous monuments, such as the Alhambra, the Cathedral, the Alcaiceria, and the Corral del Carbon. It is near Sierra Nevada, the highest mountain range in Spain, in the valley where the Genil and Darro rivers meet. The Darro runs through the Albaicin and the Sacromonte, two charming historical areas of the city.

Districts

Realejo

Realejo is where the Jewish people of Granada lived for hundreds of years. In 1492, Isabella of Castile forced the Jewish people of Granada to leave Spain. Now, it is known for its street art and food.

Cartuja

Cartuja is named after an old monastery in this district. The area also contains many buildings that are part of the University of Granada.

Bib-Rambla

This district is named after a big, important gate built by the Nasrid dynasty. The name means "Gate of the Ears." Bib-Rambla is in the middle of the city, and it has many important landmarks like the Cathedral.

Sacromonte

The Sacromonte is in the northern half of Granada, near the Albaicin. It is famous for the Romani people that have lived there. It has many houses made from caves dug into the hill. It is famous for flamenco dancing, as well as its views of the Alhambra.

Albaicin

The Albaicin is one of the oldest areas of Granada. In fact, before the city of Granada, there was an older city here called Elvira. Like the Sacromonte, it is famous for its views of the Alhambra.

Zaidin

Zaidin is an area in the far south of Granada. It has the most people of any district in Granada.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Granada
አማርኛ: ግራናዳ
العربية: غرناطة
aragonés: Granada
asturianu: Granada
Aymar aru: Granada
azərbaycanca: Qranada
تۆرکجه: قرانادا
বাংলা: গ্রানাডা
беларуская: Гранада
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Гранада
български: Гранада
brezhoneg: Granada (Spagn)
català: Granada
čeština: Granada
Cymraeg: Granada
dansk: Granada
Deutsch: Granada
eesti: Granada
Ελληνικά: Γρανάδα
English: Granada
эрзянь: Гранада
español: Granada
Esperanto: Granado
estremeñu: Graná
فارسی: گرانادا
Gaeilge: Granada
Gàidhlig: Granada
galego: Granada
한국어: 그라나다
Hausa: Granada
Hawaiʻi: Granada
հայերեն: Գրանադա
hrvatski: Granada
Bahasa Indonesia: Granada
Interlingue: Granada (Hispania)
íslenska: Granada
italiano: Granada
Jawa: Granada
ქართული: გრანადა
қазақша: Гранада
kernowek: Granada
Kiswahili: Granada
Kreyòl ayisyen: Grenade (Grenad)
Ladino: Granada
latviešu: Granada
Lëtzebuergesch: Granada
lietuvių: Granada
magyar: Granada
македонски: Гранада
Malagasy: Granada
मराठी: ग्रानादा
مصرى: جرانادا
Bahasa Melayu: Granada
Nederlands: Granada (stad)
नेपाली: ग्रानाडा
日本語: グラナダ
norsk: Granada
norsk nynorsk: Granada
occitan: Granada
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Granada
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਗਰਾਨਾਦਾ
پنجابی: غرناطہ
Plattdüütsch: Granada
português: Granada (Espanha)
Qaraqalpaqsha: Granada
română: Granada
Runa Simi: Granada
русский: Гранада
संस्कृतम्: ग्रानाडा
Scots: Granada
shqip: Granada
sicilianu: Granada
slovenčina: Granada
slovenščina: Granada
کوردی: گرانادا
српски / srpski: Гранада
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Granada
suomi: Granada
தமிழ்: கிரனாதா
Taqbaylit: Granada
татарча/tatarça: Гранада
Türkçe: Granada
Twi: Granada
українська: Гранада
اردو: غرناطہ
Tiếng Việt: Granada
Volapük: Granada
Winaray: Granada
吴语: 盖纳达
粵語: 格蘭納達
中文: 格拉纳达