Doctor Cesar Carman Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cordoba
... were asked to give the ribbons out to other people in the circle that we thought we needed to thank, ask forgiveness or a favor from. At first no one moved and then one girl got up and handed her ribbons out. There were tears as she explained what these people meant to her. Other girls got up and told what people meant to them and there were more tears. Then some boys got up and gave ribbons to other boys and girls alike. And those boys cried. ...
... life takes off your head. I want to sleep in the park but I just took out two atm withdrawals. Seems safe. Hmm. People let their dogs off the chain to play with other dogs. Surrounded by dogs. Not a cliche! I walked into a shop for a take away coffee. He walked me to the next shop spoke Spanish for me and got me a coffee, cafe with cream. Love it. Treated with kindness I have been on these travels. Water flows from artistic monuments on their own private hilltops. The water ...
... children born to pregnant women who were kidnapped were "reassigned" to be raised by families who were more politically "pure". There are numerous displays of the the pictures of people who, after 30 years are still "missing". Displays have quotes by people detained there with some of their memories of their experience of this space as they were led around blindfolded and tortured.
I had to sit for a while to recompose myself after ...
After getting the bus from Buenos Aires to Cordoba, we arrived at our
hostel at around 9ish that night! The hostel was really good, they
offered free breakfast + free dinner all for 40 pesos, which works out
to be around €6, really good value! We were delighted to hear we hadn`t
missed dinner, so we tucked into a massive feed of spaghetti bolognese,
just what we needed! Not finding the Argentinian food over exciting,
... here all wear trousers..only a few older ladies in skirts, no formal dress , the only suit on view seems to belong to mafioso types wearing dark glasses?
A nice place to hang out for the day but somewhere to pass through rather than a destination.
But let me point out gin/vodka are 3.50gbp a liter..happy days.