Cigarral El Bosque
Travel Blogs from Toledo
... thought we had spent enough time in church. We found the town square of Toledo where two of the three restaurants on the plaza were American fast food, Burger King, and McDonalds (McCafe in Spain).
We were quite fortunate to navigate our way to the parking garage we had left earlier in the day. We were in no hurry as the entrance sign set "Libre" which I believe means "free". Susan pulled the Audi up to the ticket machine but the gate refused to ...
... dealings but I had a good time talking travel and Edward Norton with them. We headed out and walked to a bar that was once a church. How ****in cool! It was built in the 1300s. I love Europe. We arrived around 12 which was early I guess because the place was a ghost town. The drunker my new friends became the more I wondered who the hell they were. The Cali guy mentioned to his pal that when people recognize him he usually gets free drinks and ...
... of Toledo, which is approximately 85,000 people, therefore making the capacity of the cathedral higher than that of every sports stadium in Australia (except the MCG of course). We continued strolling around the pretty streets and seemingly endless trinket shops, which Conor found particularly interesting, as just about every shop had souvenir swords, knifes or trinket pistols for sale. After a long while, we returned to the accommodation where I played a quick game of pool in ...
... something, and we learned that there is a factory in Toledo that creates the weapons used in movies such as The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, and a Spartan movie, I think 300, though I am not 100% sure. I got some earrings from one of the shops that are exact copies of the necklace worn by Arogon in LOTR (the necklace given to him by Awen). (Forgive spelling mistakes in their ...
Weather: As usual, cold morning warm day!
Up bright and early, down under to our Metro station and with 2 connections we made the Atocha station in plenty of time for our rapid train to Toledo.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking