Las Alpujarras


Alpujarra Granadina
Alpujarra en Granada
Alpujarra alta

Las Alpujarras in Granada and Almería in Andalusia, Spain; is a valley that stretches from west to east, along the southern slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range.

Whitewashed villages are separated by regular distances of five to ten kilometres, at an average height of one thousand meters above sea level. Around the villages small scale agriculture is being maintained.

Because of high reaching mountains there is always water running down via an ingenious system of water canals dating from moorish times. This gives the Alpujarras valley an unique mixture of agricultural developed landscape within unspoiled nature.

Ideal for a walking holiday or hiking excursions, trekking the grande randonnée Gr7 and Sulayr trail, birdwatching, horseback riding or skiing in the Sierra Nevada mountains during the winter months.

Ecotourism or agritourism vacations have become popular in the Alpujarras valley. The wider Sierra Nevada region has probably the most natural diversity in Europe!


fiestas en las alpujarras


Alpujarra granadina
Alpujarra granadina and sierra Nevada mountain peaks
Alpujarra almeriense
Alpujarra almeriense and sierra Nevada mountain range
Sierra Nevada in Granada
Sierra Nevada mountain range
The higher Alpujarra mountains
Alpujarra alta
Alpujarra granadina village
Typical Alpujarra granadina village
Horseback riding in the mountains
Horseback riding in the Alpujarra
Alpujarran handcrafting
Alpujarran esparto handcraft and wool rugs
Alpujarran almond blossom
Almond blossom in the lower Alpujarras
Almería beachside
The beachside in Almería near Alpujarra almeriense

Bed and breakfast
holiday accommodation
alojamiento rural Viña y Rosales

alojamiento rural Viña y Rosales

is a remarkable and comfortable Andalusian mansion house, given its architecture, agreeable atmosphere and history, the garden having its own spring.

Viña y Rosales is a most pleasant guest house holiday accommodation in the scenic Alpujarra mountain village of Mairena, in the province of Granada.

Viña y Rosales also has a self-catering apartment.

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alojamiento rural
Viña y Rosales


Novus Stained Glass Studio

Novus Stained Glass Studio has more than three decades of experience in design and creation of wonderful stained glass windows and objects.

Novus Stained Glass Studio offers professional services, using the best coloured glass available including most improbable installation techniques.

Stained glass is one of the most versatile of arts as it uses form, light and colour to create an infinite variety of windows, doors, lamps, and other possible decorative obejcts, to enhance and decorate homes, restaurants, hotels, mosques, churches and any other place that requires enlivening.

Novus Stained Glass Studio consultancy and quotations are free and ships internationally.

Novus Stained Glass


Mongolian ger or yurt tents for sale

The Mongolian ger tent is a round wooden-framed felt tent covered in durable white canvas, seems to be the most simple description for this portable home.

The Mongolian ger tent has two key components: the wooden frame work and the felt cover. The ger tent has a round wooden floor made of black pine. The outside of the ger tent is covered with two layers of canvas. The outer canvas layer is waterproof. At the base of the outside of the ger tent is an additional canvas layer.

These authentic handmade Mongolian ger tents are solely made of natural durable materials. Would you be interested in more information and buying conditions of these exceptional Mongolian ger tents, please visit the Mongolian ger tent web page.

the Mongolian ger tent


Naranja jewelry handmade by Wilma Kalse

Colección Naranja jewellery, is mostly silver, a variety of natural materials, and touches of gold. Materials from the ocean like pearls, coral and mother of pearl, engage an important place in the original jewelry work, enhancing an organic quality to the Colección Naranja.

Colección Naranja also makes profusely use of a diversity of artistic inspirations, achieving a most fascinating tractability to these Alpujarran jewelry pieces.

Colección Naranja


Home made cooking recipes

Homemade recipes are a nice mixture of professional, home and garden cookery. Prepared with herbs and vegetables grown in the garden, cooking becomes a way of gardening in the kitchen.

Inspired by recipes found in cookery books, vegetables and herbs from the kitchen garden, these wholesome dishes are always an explosion of personal creative effort.

European and Mediterranean cookery is of great influence in all recipes. So is the Chinese and Indian cuisine.

homemade recipes


Nomenclature of plant names

The Organic Nomenclature is an alfabeticaly ordered list of most important meanings of Latin plant names. Because of the Latin names given to plants, birds, mushrooms, et al, we are able to communicate throughout the world about diverse specimens.

Organic Nomenclature


Spring tea harvest

Rare Tea Company selects the very best. White Tea, Silver Tip White Tea (Silver Needle), Jasmine Silver Tip Tea, Silver Tip Green Tea, Oolong Tea, Loose leaf China teas, Indian Darjeeling White Tea and also Teaware. Ideal for having absolute quality tea to enjoy or for give away's as original presents.

Rare Tea Company


Alpujarra village house for sale

For Sale - Alpujarras town house with panoramic views over the valley. The town house has two floors on 340 m2 land. The kitchen, bathroom, dining room and living room are on the ground floor. There are to two bedrooms on the second floor. A small garden is situated at the front of this town house.

Town house for sale


Alpujarra village house with marvellous panoramic views

Alpujarra mountain village house (Give Away!) in a unique position, having panoramic views over the valley and the very picturesque village.

This property is sold by the owner, who is a connoisseur in antiques and historical buildings. Due to health reasons the owner has now decided to sell the house. Rudimentary renovation has already been done extensively.

It may possibly be transformed into three seperate comfortable apartments or as one authentic luxurious mountain village house. The total structure of the building is in sound condition.

Mountain village house
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Las Alpujarras in Andalucia or Andalusia