We loved our time in Granada - so much so, we visited twice. But some of the popular things to do aren't actually that exciting, interesting or worth the money. Here's our guide on what to hit and what to miss!
Ayampe is a beautiful, quiet and slightly more upmarket option on the coast. Only half an hour from Montañita and Puerto Lopez, it's home to some awesome surf, stunning sunsets and a more tranquil backpacker experience.
For anybody who loves to travel, and wants to get a little deeper into a Spanish-speaking country, then knowing more of the language is a must. Here are our top tips on picking a school.