Espejo The Essential
Espejo lies 35km southeast of Córdoba in an attractive hilly area planted with olive trees. It rises in tiers up a hillside crowned with an imposing castle belonging to the Dukes of Osuna. This illustrious family, indebted to King Philip II for its title, has provided Spain with a number of statesmen and generals. The charming village is typical of Andalucía with its whitewashed houses, narrow lanes and steep staircases. The delicious local chorizo is justifiably famous.
The imposing 15C castle still belongs to