21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Can colonialism be pretty?

It's 500 years ago since the settlement of Granada was established by Spanish conquistador Hernández de Córdoba, who named it after the city of the same name in Spain! Granada in Nicaragua is a colourful city filled with turist taking photos, the inhabitants you hardly see.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2023
Photo Location: Granada, Nicaragua
Camera: X-Pro1
Copyright: © Julia Nordlund