Granada Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. THE ALHAMBRA TICKETS

    WARNING FOR ANYONE CONSIDERING BOOKING OF THEIR ALHAMBRA TICKETS ON-LINE: (PLEASE READ THE LAST PARAGRAPH!!) Before visiting Alhambra, Granada we decided to follow various on-line recommendations and...

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  • 2. BEWARE AROUND CATHEDRAL

    Er - not really - in fact, as pestering goes it's pretty mild. Just smile sweetly, gently offer the rosemary they have pressed upon you back and claim that, despite being festooned by expensive...

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  • 3. Tourist Police

    I had to do a double take when I saw this vehicle in the parking lot of the Alhambra Granada. Police in uniform and armed in a light van called the tourist...

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  • 4. Rusadir Travel - don't travel with this company!!

    We booked the Alhambra tour in a travel agency in Torremolinos. We got the Rusadir travel bus and guides. They turned out to be horrible, putting a damper on...

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  • 5. Traffic cams

    I was wondering where to put this tip: tourist traps, transportation... Finally here it is.If you go to Granada by car and don’t know well the city, be very...

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  • 6. Alhambra - Expensive Shoe Shines

    On Sunday mornings there are a number of "friendly" shoe shine men working the area between the Alhambra Palace Hotel and the Alhambra ticket office. Just a...

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  • 7. The language.

    I dont know if I was just in a bad time, but every where I went during my three or four days in Granada, was that I could not find many people, local ones, who...

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  • 8. Mugging in the Albaicín

    Don't let it put you off wandering around these beautiful streets but be aware robberies are on the increase and police are rarely visible! Just take sensible...

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  • 9. The marathon "guided" tour of Alhambra.

    We got a guided tour of Alhambra and were hoping that the guide would turn out to be better than the bus-guide. Sadly this didn't prove to be the case. She...

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  • 10. A maze of streets

    Just as had happened four days earlier in Alicante when I picked up our first short-term rental car, I had great difficulty in finding my way around Granada by...

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  • 11. Sudden Police road checks

    It was about 10 AM on Sunday morning by the time we had enjoyed breakfast at the hostal, retrieved our car and checked out. Traffic was light on another...

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  • 12. muggings and robbers Albaicin

    Where ever there are tourists there are opportunists robbers so it will be no suprise to hear that the beautiful neighbourhood of the Albaicin, a UNESCO...

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  • 13. Arab Market Men

    I was totally naive when I spent a few hours in the cool Arab markets in Granada. My boyfriend had gone off to buy water and take some stuff that he bought back...

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  • 14. Timed tickets at Alhambra

    Please be aware if you buy a timed ticket the time is for entry into the Palaces NOT just the site. We picked up tickets timed 1030 at 10:15 and walked happily...

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  • 15. Luggage on buses

    I was told of this scam, on the bus while travelling back to the airport. It's not common to Granada, but made me more aware of keeping an eye on my luggage,...

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  • 16. Roadworks and buses

    During my trip to Granada in October (06), I was surprised to see the amount of roadworks going on. Apparently, the amount of traffic passing through the city...

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  • 17. Public Phone Boxes

    Be warned when phoning home...thieves go round 'fixing' the coin return slot on some public telephones so that you can put money in but not retrieve it! Then at...

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  • 18. Doggy Doos!

    This was the first time in a long while that I'd visited a place abroad and seen that dogs appeared to have outnumbered cats!The dogs in Granada were quite...

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  • 19. The Airport

    I was very impressed with this airport on arrival, it seemed to be pretty well organised, although as I was carrying hand luggage only, I was quickly through-...

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  • 20. Crossing Roads

    There can be a lot of traffic in the centre of Granada, but there are lots of pedestrian crossings also. This crossing on Gran Via Colon, near the Cathedral...

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  • 21. Not dangerous but better taking care

    I am sure everyone should visit the Albayzing when visiting Granada, but if you are walking up and down there I would say that it´s better not to do it alone as...

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  • 22. Parking problems

    Our hotel advertised "parking facilities are in hotel's vicinity". Stupid me I assumed the hotel actually has reserved parking for its guests. Once we got...

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  • 23. Getting lost at the Alhambra

    A friend of mine who claims to have a "decent sense of direction" (I'm withholding judgment on this matter until further evidence is gathered) had a hard time...

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  • 24. Be careful in the Albaizin district

    Tough I didnt experience any problem, all the people we've met in Granada told us to be very careful in this area and not to be in small streets in the night.I...

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  • 25. Alien Tours Granada!

    Yes that's right; this is where the alien from Alien takes his holiday! Don't worry he doesn't attack people when he is on holiday, but if you would like to...

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