A City in the Southern province of Andalucia
If shopping is high on your agenda on a holiday in Granada, head for the Alcaiceria. It’s a great spot to seek out Granada handicrafts ranging from art to musical instruments. A traditional craft of Granada that’s of interest is ‘Taracea’. You’ll see this distinctive artwork inlaid into everything from tables to chess sets and it’s notable by its intricate silver, shell, or mother of pearl design. Other local crafts you’ll find which are popular in Granada include wrought iron, brass, textiles, pottery, embossed leather, and of course classical guitars. As well as the many varied shops in the atmospheric Alcaiceria, the Albayzin can be a good place to head if shopping for handicrafts n Granada as is the Cuesta de Gomerez. Also check out Artespana in the Corral Del Carbon which is a government run shop.