Spain for the Short of Attention Span – Part 2 – Cordoba

(You can read Part 1 here.)

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If you enter Cordoba by train, do not let the walk into town fool you. We did this. We left the train station and headed in the direction that the information people said was centre. There is a very nice park that you follow to get there, but otherwise, the city — while pretty — is not the most inspiring thing you will hope to see in Spain. And after coming from Toledo, we were a little let down.  But folks, stick with Cordoba, because in the middle of this city is the old city and the old city is gorgeous!  (I’m sure there is an excellent moral here about first impressions, but I don’t think I’ll pursue it.) Continue reading