Parador de Cordoba
Travel Blogs from Córdoba
... temps traditionally soar into the 120's!). Kris and I enjoyed exploring every nook and cranny that we could, and had another great lunch with Terri and Sib. Our first entry into the old city was with the group, and our main objective was to tour the cathedral (see the awesome pictures!); but our 2nd venture in was late afternoon, after we checked-in to the hotel, right across the river in the "new" section (we have a breathtaking view of the old ...
... the screen play and it attempts to deal with 'adult themes' rather than Spectre. It has nothing whatsoever to do with the film - apart from a set of shiny teeth. While it may have been shockingly risqué in its day, it is now rather sad and naïve. Perhaps it would be best to call it a book of its time and move on. Having spent 3 days in Toledo, we're back in the road again, on the way to Auntie Helen's and the Med. We were packed in good order ...
... excavation and tourism.
We ended the day with a meal in a restaurant back in the historical part of town. I had my favorite calamares....which I am going to miss dearly back in the United States.
Cordoba was our final city in Andalucia, my home for these 9 months. I've realized that I've really come to identify and love the culture down there. It's hard not to...the stereotype in the rest of Spain is that Andalucians are ...
One of the loveliest of the decorated patios we saw in Cordoba was actually considered a street on the patio tour map but which was called an alley. It is one of several very, very narrow passageways between buildings. The books we read said that building them so narrow was actually a way to provide shade from the summer heat. ...
Sunday, the wakeup call was at 9:30. We had to be out of the hotel ASAP to get to Córdoba (which was only a 2 hr drive). When we arrived in the city we walked across an ancient bridge, over a river to get to the main part of the city. It reminded me a lot of Ronda. Once at the meeting place they gave us a few minutes to look around before our tour of the famous Mezquita (Mosque). Our guide took ...
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