Cordoba is a city of Andalusia, Spain, capital of Muslim Spain.
It is located within the Autonomous Community of Andalusia. It is an ancient city, declared World Heritagedue to the significant legacy left by the various cultures that settled in it throughout history.
Cordoba's old town consists of a beautiful network of streets, squares and whitewashed courtyards arranged around the Mezquita, reflecting the important role of the city in medieval times and authentic symbol of the capital.
In the province of Cordoba there are important examples of Andalusian heritage, whose prime representative is Medina Azahara, located on the outskirts of the city. Also, it offers a great show for the lovers of nature. The parks of Sierra de Cardeña in Los Pedroches and Montoro, Sierra de Hornachuelos and Sierras Subbéticas offer the possibility to practice all kinds of outdoor sports.