Once a year, residents of Córdoba in southern Spain present their beautifully decorated courtyards to the public. The traditional patios with their abundance of flowers are typical for the Andalusian Lifestyle.
Córdoba’s Fiesta de los Patios is one of the biggest and most beautiful courtyard festivals in the world. For 12 days, residents open their private “patios” to the public. Tell us about the flowers you grow!
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