Travel Blogs from Córdoba
... dinner though, I took a nap, before getting ready to go out. We all decided to go out near the hotel, and just have fun. It was a good time, and we all appreciated a time to just have fun and not have many worries. We got back around 3 am, so it wasn't too late, and still had time to sleep. Well, tomorrow will be more of an adventure, so we will se how that goes, but today was hot so I'm hoping tomorrow won't be as ...
... ana ans other friends that take the same bus
1510: board the city pay bus (its very much like a subway)
1525: get off of the bus at the train station form there we walk to anas house
1535: walk in the door to anas condo, lunch on the table
1730: do homework/watch a movie/ talk to my family/ write blog posts/ go grocery shopping
2130: dinner is served (usually a typical spaish dish, with vegetables and ...
... street and that the taxi had no right to be there. Eventually, after a bit of a screaming match between driver and tourists, the pedestrians moved to both sides of the street. It was still not wide enough for a car to go through. Finally they all went to one side of the street so we could pass. Later in the day we saw a very pregnant woman turn with her belly facing the road and I thought for sure the passing taxi was going to hit her, but all was well.
... of these old cities, the narrow streets and buildings continue to fascinate us, but the most amazing feature was the Mosque that is now a Catholic Cathedral. Building commence in 785 AD with many additions to the structure since.
It is huge with 2.5 Hectares of floor area and one of the largest and impportant Muslin monuments in the western world. After the defeat of the Muslims by the Christians it was then converted into a Cathedral, built ...
March 9th 2013
The little matter of packing
We are about to finish packing and set off. Last items - clothes - there is a slight problem. Additional clothes have been bought by Señor y Señora during the stay but the space to store them has remained the same. There is a minor argument about the amount of clothing required but I'll let you, the reader, be the judge of who may require and demand more space. Señora suggests ...