Alhama de GranadaThe mild summers of the Sierra Tejada joined the prominence of the thermal baths and impressive gorges to which overlooks the village.
HistoryIn 1884 there was a strong earthquake which destroyed much of the houses and which killed over 300 people. Alfonso XII invested in its reconstruction and its wealth of monuments now opens the doors to tourism.
The soup Maimon is one of the most famous dishes from the kitchen alhameña. The pastry is very diverse and can be tasted Threaded alfajor, bacon from heaven and paste of the Clare nuns.
Festivals and traditions
On February 2, coplillas and dances marked the Candelaria. On August 15 is celebrated the festival of Wine, a feast that includes activities around this product and tastings jameña pot.