Cigarral de Caravantes

Ctra. de Circunvalacion, 2, Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, 45004, Spain and Canary Islands | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Toledo

HOLY Toledo!!!

A travel blog entry by heiner6

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... I hate to sweat; yet, how I do it well! Even though we were walking the glorious streets of a city designated by UNESCO as a "World Heritage Site," I was hot and didn't really love my visit this time to Toledo. The kids, on the other hand, had a fabulous day and wanted to stay longer. We decided to catch the 11am bus from Madrid to Toledo. The plan was to arrive, have lunch, visit all the beautiful sites, let the kids choose ...

Toledo - City of Three Cultures

A travel blog entry by tonyhudson

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... a famine in Castile after the Battle of las Navas de Tolosa. In the absence of any wheat in the city the nuns fed the starving population a paste made from sugar, almonds and perhaps some other ingredients. Records from the hospital Santiago de Toledo note that a preparation of shredded chicken breast mixed with with almonds and sugar - which was said to be a variety of mazapán - was prescribed to patients.





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Holy Toledo!

A travel blog entry by haspain

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... were still many El Greco paintings on display in some of the side chapels, so that was fun! And, after a delicious lunch at a fabulous Middle Eastern restaurant, we went to the Museo de Santa Cruz for some more El Greco. They have some fabulous pieces, including a copy of the one I was looking for in the Cathedral.

Andrew's Additions:
Toledo is awesome. Most people come here on day trips from Madrid, so the place is really awesome in ...

Today was... absolutely beautiful.

A travel blog entry by idahoteacher

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... I had no idea that its history could be explained with out the least bit of bloodshed and with the Hapsburg's as the hero's. Ugh. Nationalistic, one sided, not impressed. But... the light show itself was pretty cool.

We still had an hour long drive back to Madrid. Considering it was one of the craziest days ever, the bus was pretty quiet.

When we got back to Madrid at midnight, I was surprised by how many people ...

Spain - Toledo

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo

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... former Alcasia Casona, where after some hesitation (due to the price of 5 €) decided to enter. This museum was spectacular, very large and much information. After about two hours touring the museum and because we were only for the day in Toledo, we decided to leave without finishing the visit due to the time that we had.

Now we start walking down the street Comercio, which, as its name suggests is full of different companies, postcards to ...

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