Sevilla – Day 1

Our train arrived in Sevilla around lunch time so we grabbed something to eat from one of the food stands before heading out of the station and walking down to the Apartamento Buhairo building. After a while we realised the lady standing at the entry was the owner of the apartment we had booked online. Introductions…

Córdoba, day 3

I admit it, we love a bargain or even better something for free so when we heard that you could enter Córdoba’s famous Mezquita-Catedral for free between 8:30 and 9:30 Monday to Saturday, we decided to take up the opportunity. We made sure we woke in plenty of time as it was about a ten…

Córdoba, day 2

Our second day in Córdoba began with a quick breakfast in a cafe just down the street from our hotel, named Omundo de Alicia. Nice food but the service was very slow. Perhaps they had had a big Saturday night. After that we did some catching up on our washing before walking over to the…

Córdoba, day 1

Waking from an excellent sleep we could appreciate the view over this part of Granada from our window. The wall in the landing area just outside our room was decorated in typical style.We enjoyed a lovely buffet breakfast before checking out. Our helpful receptionist had lined us up with another guest, Caroline from Luxembourg, to…

Walking in the Alpujarra

Breakfast at Hotel Real de Poqueira was a generous buffet so, as we intended doing a long walk, we filled up. Once organised with water bottles, snacks and cameras in our daypacks we headed north through the town to an entry point to a couple of the trails. The old sign showed several peaks in…