NH Palacio de Castellanos
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... second set of rooms displayed art, mostly Baroque religious paintings, that were in the palace collection, often commissioned or purchased for El Escorial.
After the museum, I entered the monastery/palace itself. You could hear the wind howling outside, and there was a constant cold and draft, which gave, I think, the right atmosphere to the place. Most of the rooms were sparsely decorated and furnished, keeping, I think, with the austerity one ...
So usually it's lazy Sunday but today it was lazy Saturday. I woke up just before lunch hoping we would have something good and we had the lentil soup that I hate, so I didn't eat much of it. We also had a filet of pork, which I actually didn't like the taste of this one as much as the other ones we have had before, so I was hungry again by around 6 pm. Today I also signed up ...
... It was an amazing place as you can see from the pictures!
When night time rolled around, this city turned into a magical place! Seeing the old building lit up at night was amazing. My favorite place to see at night was the plaza mayor of Salamanca, which was very similar to the one in Madrid.
Tomorrow we are visiting Segovia and then heading to Madrid!
Until next time,
... daylight hours here. Am writing this at 10pm and it's still light outside. At 8pm here sun was still hot and bright and people are out and about all over the place. All the shops were still open ( and lots of summer sales!). I wandered around just taking in all the sights. I grabbed a very yummy ice cream at the Plaza. I was being a tourist, there camera was out at any opportunity. I managed to find my way back to the house by ...
... was, and how difficult it must have been to make it. From around the top of both, you could see all around Salamanca and the mountains in the distance.
Later, Laura took us all to a restaurant, where everyone either got ice cream or hot chocolate. Except this is literally a chocolate bar melted into a cup. She bought extra churros so we could dunk them in the chocolate. I had white chocolate which was delicious, but so rich!
Sunday we went to an Art ...