Quorum Cordoba Hotel
Travel Blogs from Cordoba
... s collection, who's gallery (the Malba) we first visited in Buenos Aires. It was well hung with a number of paintings and a few classic sculptures by Latin American artists such as Lygia Clark.
On the second level we found Alicia, a contemporary exhibition by Dutch artist Pat Andrea. His drawings were inspired by Alice in wonderland and displayed like a huge comic book in a large open space. Andrea had used various materials from pencil, watercolour, ...
... with an amazing old university that used to be a Jesuit colony and a beautiful cathedral. We also visited the nearby town of Alta Gracia where we almost visited Che Guavara's childhood house (but were put off by the £10 entry fee) so went to another lovely Jesuit ...
... was the whole city. 4 hours of walking in the nice Cordobian sun, checking out the architecture, churches, markets, having a pizza and finishing off with a Quillmes beer in the park. Even though Martin spoke quickly, and used lots if Cordobian slang I managed to keep up. We had a great time chillin out together. All this brought Martin to propose, an idea. He invited me to his friends birthday party later that evening. "Yes, yes I do" I responded.
... and clearly has strong religious foundations, and of course some beautiful architecture. I briefly had a chance to go inside the Cathedral which is beautiful. Peaceful and opulent, no detail has been spared, right down to the ‘gate to heaven’ painted on the ceiling (amongst many other pictures!).
A historical note: The cathedral is in Plaza de San Martin (San Martin Square) which is named after the JosÚ de San Martin who helped Argentina gain its ...
... can┤t get any worse.pm
Thankfully the next 90 minute class was slightly better and I could
understand some of it.
By lunchtime the head was swirling and oh no I have committed to another
90 minutes of a one on one lesson. Thankfully this was a much more
basic class and more in line with what I was expecting.
3pm I was out of class, in a taxi and home and I then I slept for 2 ...