Category: Castile-La Mancha

Toledo trips from Madrid

| December 12, 2011
Toledo trips from Madrid

Spend a morning, afternoon or full day in Toledo, Spain’s medieval capital and a treasure trove of El Greco artworks. You’ll discover a glorious city filled with amazing medieval architecture, and take a walk into the past along its cobblestone alleyways. Continue Reading

Toledo attractions

| October 13, 2011
Toledo attractions

Famous for its 1,000-year-old Alcázar fort and for its huge collection of fine arts, Toledo, a small city that was once the Spanish capital, lies 70 kilometers southwest of Madrid, the capital of Spain. Do not forget to include this city in your itinerary if you are interested in ancient architecture or if you have a penchant for the fine arts. Little wonder that, this city, bestowed with the title of a national monument, is one of the most frequented amongst other European cities. Easily accessible by car, bus and train, the official language of this Toledo is Castilian Spanish. Continue Reading