Córdoba Pueblo Series: Montoro

Some associate Spain with its beaches or its cities.

Some may stretch to thinking of its mountains and skiing.

However, in Part II of my Córdoba Pueblo Series (Part I was about Cardeña) I am going to continue showing you the joys, authenticity and incredible affordability of a trip to a Spanish village.

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Frigiliana: Andalucía’s Most Beautiful Village with a Bloody Past

Yes, Frigiliana, situated seven kilometres north of Nerja in the Málaga province with a population of only 3000, was actually voted the ‘prettiest village in Andalucía’ by the Spanish Tourism Board.

It’s not hard to see why!

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Córdoba Pueblo Series: Cardeña

Córdoba is not just the city you see in Google Image searches, replete with photos of its grand Mezquita and the exotic Alcázar; it is a province, made up of 75 municipalities then 8 co-marcas. In this series of posts, I want to highlight these sometimes hidden or overlooked beauty spots which can be reached by car in usually less than an hour.

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