My Top 10 of Everything: What you won’t want to miss in Cordoba

I should really change the heading to What you don’t want to miss IS Cordoba because I suspect that for many, if not most visitors to Spain, Cordoba is WAY down the list. That’s OK – I can’t talk – I just recently made it there myself and I reckon it was my 11th visit […]

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PLANNING THAT TRIP TO SPAIN? DON’T MISS ALHAMBRA

There is nothing in this life like the grief of being blind in Granada (Mexican Poet, Francisco A. de Acaza) Of course you won’t miss it – because it makes every ‘must do’ list for Spain doesn’t it so you can’t exactly claim that you never heard of it! Is it worth the hype? I […]

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PLANNING THAT TRIP TO SPAIN? DON’T MISS LA MEZQUITA

It’s the 10th century and Cordoba is the most spectacular city in Europe. Its residents – exceeding half a million – enjoy paved roads, street lighting, running water and well stocked shops and souks. There are some 300 mosques and numerous palaces, public buildings and lush gardens – all built to rival the splendours of […]

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PLANNING THAT TRIP TO SPAIN? DON’T MISS THE CAMINITO DEL REY!

The World’s most Dangerous Footpath! One of The World’s Scariest Hikes! Not any more! This Andalusian path was once considered one of the most treacherous in the world. Carefully restored and reopened in 2015, it’s nowadays more scenic stroll than terrifying challenge but still offers a unique experience and is deservedly one of Spain’s main […]

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