Old city walls and a Roman oratorJuly 16 in Spain
The old city walls and gates are amazing to see in Cordoba. The walls are in excellent condition as are quite a few of the old city gates.
Another famous son of Cordoba is the ancient Roman senator, writer, orator and thinker Seneca. He was born here due to his father being posted here during the Roman occupation during the first century BC. He is one of the most famous ancient Roman thinkers and speakers. I have a book at home which he wrote on rhetoric, how to persuade. He gave some famous speeches in the Roman Senate when later in his life he left Cordoba to become very influential in the capital of the empire, Rome.Read more