Hotel Macia Alfaros
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... allowed for land patches. I don't know how but there were also old buildings on a couple of them. Its hard to describe but neat to see. We saw this really old mill made of wood. Then we came up to the romain bridge. It's a view from movies. On one side is an arch and on the other side a tower. After that we went to this recommended restaurant. Super good typical Andalusia food with cute and friendly waiters. We had gazpacho, rabo de Torro, calamari among other things. The restaurant ...
... stone. It was like entering a candy cane forest.
It was rainy and cool as we exited the Mezquita, but cleared up shortly. We strolled across the Roman Bridge that crosses the Guadalquivir River to view the Mezquita from the other side. The foundations of this bridge have weathered the river flow for 2000 years! We explored the streets a bit more before heading back to the hotel ...
... a little past the Jewish Quarter, is La Mezquita - a medieval Islamic mosque which is considered one of the most amazing monuments of Moorish architecture...it was built on the ruins of the Christian Visigothic church of St. Vincent...later, when the Christians conquered Cordoba, they did not destroy the mosque because it was so beautiful, but they built a Christian ...
... It was a little bit of a shock to be on the tourist trail after the last few days. All the days of cycling we had only seen a few other tourists here and there, mostly at lunch or dinner.
We also went to the Alcazar de los Reyes Christianos, which had some nice gardens. The Royal stables are near there and when we stopped in we happened across a photo shoot for the horses and riders. They didn't mind (or didn't stop) the handful of ...
We left the restaurant we walked down toward the old Roman bridge. Danielle wanted to listen to the music that was going on, so we parted ways. I walked across the bridge and was amazed how safe I felt walking alone at night. There were little family groups and couples strolling the bridge and there were lights along the way. It was really gorgeous, especially when I turned and looked back on Cordoba all lit up. I am planning ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Macia Alfaros Córdoba
Clean and comfortable room
Good location, but not for the buses
Large, modern, interesting building
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