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After a week of cities and culture we were heading south for the coast by Murcia, but being in no rush we planned a break along the way. An hour south of Toledo there are a group of 12 windmills made famous in Don Quixote. As neither of us have read the book Jo decided to get both the spanish (easy reading) and english versions on Kindle so we can get a better feel for the area and culture in 16th century ...
few interesting things elsewhere in the province.
I’ve read a few articles in recent years in the Economist
and other sources on reckless spending by regional governments in Spain during
the boom years up to 2008, major make work schemes that produced large white
elephant building projects under the mistaken notion of “build it and they will
come” – airports, concert halls, conference centers, etc. The ...
... we packed up our suitcases and left for Almagro.
We initially drove for only a very short period of time, as we stopped for breakfast at a freeway autogrill. After devouring some dry boccadillos, we continued driving for around three and a half hours on the fast yet featureless freeways, before we eventually reached Almagro at approximately 2PM.
We checked in to the Casa Resekas apartments, and after offloading our ...
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.
... to be well worth a visit. We forced James to listen to the English audio guide, told him it was a history lesson but I’m not sure any of us will remember much of it, much of it seemed to be preoccupied with the ceilings, patterns, colours types of wood etc. They were quite ornate.
After this we drove on the Park Natural de la lagunas de Ruidera which is a string of lakes centred around the small town of Ruidera. Nothing grand ...