Córdoba day 3

Friday 19 July 2013 Our second night in Córdoba was a troubled one. We got a message from our daughter, Clare, who was upset about some disappointing marks she had received for some of her university work. Also, I was visited by night terrors. Susie was so concerned about my agitated state that she woke…

Córdoba day 2

Thursday 18 July 2013 On the morning of our second day in Córdoba we rose early to beat the heat. Our first destination was a graceful Roman bridge over the Rio Guadalquivir that was guarded by an angelic busker with a violin. On the far side of the river we spied parklands with inviting paths…

Seville—Córdoba day 1

Wednesday 17 July 2013 The morning was occupied with packing and cleaning the apartment. We met our host, Jon, for the first time, and then took a taxi to the train station where we boarded a Renfe train to Cordoba. Each of the days we were in Córdoba, the recorded maximum was 39°C but the…