Over the small white buildings, the historic ensemble of Montefrio reigns since Moorish times. Today, the watchtowers, the castle and the Arabic fortress still refuse to leave the past and stand as one of Seven Wonders of Granada.
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48 Hours in Granada, Spain From Plaza de San Nicolas, you can see the Alhambra from afar which is absolutely breathtaking and worth spending time at. Seeing this part of Granada first will orient you with the background for visiting the Alhambra the next day. The walk back into town was a good way end to the tour as we took the crowded and energetic Paseo de Los Tristes and ended up in Plaza Mayor where more tapas bars were.