Travel Blogs from Córdoba
Note: this is part of a longer itinerary. I decided to make each city into a separate entry.
We hopped on the high speed train from Barcelona to Madrid. We were only there for the night since we had to meet our group the next morning and start our four day visit to Andalusia. We had two days in Madrid on the way back.
In the morning, we met our group and began our drive south to Cordoba. Spain is fantastically diverse due to ...
... twirl around with castanets ad its all really colourful and pretty. i wasn't technically allowed to take pictures in the store, but i did anyways, but they arent great because i was more concerned with being a rogue picture taking ninja rebel than the actual quality of the picture. But it was a cool bit of culturistic beauty that i got a glimpse into.
on friday, after school, Ana, myself, and friends from school Blanca, Ana (#2), gloria, ...
... he laughs his head off and dismisses us with a wave muttering something about 150 euro!
Talk about missing the point!
We next head for Las Virtudes in the hope that we may be able to see the extraordinary 17th century Plaza de Toros.
Along the way we encounter a new entrance to a freeway that the GPS doesn't recognise. This particular entry is not clearly defined and after several attempts to get it right and ending up on ...
... of the Flamenco dancers. We were thinking about seeing Flamenco in Madrid, but were glad that we didn't, as Seville is the centre of Flamenco in spain. Carmen, from the famous opera, lived and worked in Seville, so part of the program included the song from the opera.
Followiing the show we headed back for dinner at our hotel at 9pm (typical eating time for spaniards) and then collasping into our very comfortable king size bed.
... remarks". Señor is now feeling the heat, it's an identity parade, he's got to select the right pair. He follows Senora's eyes, they are focussing on a light blue pair. With a great sigh of relief the blue trousers are added to his rags and consigned to the Red Cross.
A country of spectacular contrasts.
I seem to remember in a previous blog that I said winter was over, that spring was upon us and that I doubted that winter had even ...