The 1912 palatial hotel was built on the former site of the palace of the Duke and Duchess of Medinaceli. A string of famous guests have stayed here from Salvador Dali to novelist Isabel Allende and movie director Richard Attenborough, but well-heeled business travelers tend to dominate. The entrance hall, decorated with murals of Italian […]
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Ocaña, in the province of Toledo, has been holding its Easter week celebrations in the streets of the town for 400 years. Its processions stand out for their order and silence, as well as for their colour. Especially noteworthy is the Good Friday procession – it has moving statues. Dates from Apr 1, 2012 to Apr 8, 2012.
The small town Consuegra, near Toledo, celebrates every year in end October the Fiesta de la Rosa Azafran (Saffron festival). Three days of the weekend are dedicated to the unique spice – the Saffron. This event highlights the importance of saffron and the traditional culture of the Castile-La Mancha Region.
For a little over a month, the historic centre of Toledo , in Castile – La Mancha, hosts several classical music concerts in emblematic buildings such as the El Tránsito Synagogue, the Rojas Theatre and the Caja Castilla – La Mancha Cultural Centre.