Hotel Balneario Cervantes
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz De Mudela
... down and the city gates opening to allow entrance into the city.
Everywhere else is protected by high walls and three massive gates at different points. The city looks quite formidable and spectacular from the outside. If you've been to Toledo, you'll know what I mean. If not, I strongly recommend visiting it.
Toledo used to be the capital of Spain until the mid 1600s when the capital was moved to Madrid.
The streets are narrow ...
... is cordoned off. Normally access is restricted to all areas anyway but not today so we skirt around the perimeter. Overwhelmingly huge. Like Easter, this religious festival is a significant one and, strangely, a Bullfight is scheduled to match the date, just as for Easter. We sit outside at one of the numerous bars near our hotel and enjoy ...
Packed and ready to go by breaky and Karen is woken by 9.45 to guide us. David farewells us, the rest of the family having a Saturday sleep in no doubt and looking forward to 12 week holiday routine anyway. If you had the time, you would stay here much longer. Emma had told us that the drive between Granada and Cordoba would be pretty. She is so on the mark! Fields of cut and bailed summer crop are replaced with tens ...
... mayor with my head and stomach still feeling below par, before we went inside the famous theatre. The theatre itself was very interesting, and accompanied with the audio guides (which we tend to avoid mostly as they can be quite annoying and troublesome to carry), made the short experience well worth it.
We continued strolling around the character filled town, before we returned to the room at around 5:30PM. We relaxed for a couple ...
Had to pop in here for a look - was open from 5pm on Sunday's after their long lunch. Had drink and Tapas in the unusual square while we waited for opening time
Theatre best described as a rectangular Globe - about the size of the watermill in Newbury. Open air - with the obligatory shades over the roof space.
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