JustinHorton wrote:I thought it was held at the Riverside Theatre.
That rings a bell, I went 1 of the days, but my recollection has dimmed over the years
Must have been close to the water as I do recall seeing a penguin there
In the audience you could listen on headphones to commentary (Danny King? Andrew Martin??)
I am not sure how I would rate it with my other chess spectating - candidates (sponsored by Pilkington Glass) in London, or the Interzonal(?) in Biel
Linares (Short-Karpov and Timman-Jusapow) was favourite, the hotel (Anibal?) was nearly deserted, it was quite drive from Granada, and we got lost on the way - stopped next to a police car, wound window down, said "Ajadrez" and got a police escort to the venue