Hotel San Juan de los Reyes
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's Ochtends, Toldedo, uitgelslapen en op zoek naar ontbijt: naar het meest dichtstbijzijnde winkelstraatje. Een geďmproviseerd broodje, maar net zo lekker, mee naar het hoogste punt van de stad: en dat scheelt wel een paar honderd meter! Op het hoogste punt staat een groot fort, wat nu een museum is voor Spaanse oorlogsvoering, de geschiedenis van …
... be as you say", was the answer, and they turned it into the most sterile, boring environment I have ever seen. Long empty corridors with the occasional badly lit display case or dummy dressed in old badly fitting uniform.
After 15 minutes I couldn't take any more of it, but it was set up like a maze and there were no signs to show the way out, so it took another 15 minutes to break out of the place.
Alright I thought, I'll wonder through the narrow streets of the old town and ...
... space. We walked away restraining ourselves from laughing out loud at the slapstick element that was just a bit too much.
The fountains were all on at the Cardinale, beautiful. We went up and opened all the windows as usual, Jan to read and rest, me to read, write, and watch a Spanish TV drama involving Romans and Picts which was familiar to me ... looked like 'The Lost Eagle'.
This place is 100 out of a 100 as a destination. What ...
... top floor, which was the ancient armour and weapons, and then worked my way down. I was most interested in the modern weapons and displays, but learned to my disappointment that section is closed as they’re preparing a “temporary exhibit”. If I’d known that I wouldn’t have bothered visiting the museum at all.
I still had a fair amount of time before the group gets together tonight, so ...
... on the outskirts of Toledo, we stopped at a lookout point where the entire medieval city was directly across from us, and we got some incredible photos of us, our group, friends, etc.
Then, we ventured "up" into Toledo to the city centre (square), and met today's guide, who was, once again, José (from our Madrid tour)! Yay! While waiting to start, the town hall still had gorgeous Corpus Christi decorations up, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility