Hotel Vista Alegre
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Started the day with a trip to the local police station. We had to go and pick up the statement we made the previous day over the phone. We picked up the signed and stamped form and then they obviously wanted the see the back of us as they just looked at each other when I mentioned the CCTV cameras at the station. Oh well, we've decided ...
... streets fronted by white washed housed, a
town castle that was not open on the Friday of my visit, and a big renaissance
style church that was built after El Greco’s day.
My only significant castle stop of the multitude in the area
I listed from the Castilla-La Mancha website was a ruined hilltop castle
outside a small town named Almonacid de Toledo. It was another one of those
perfect hilltop castle ruins this part of Spain excels in. After ...
... br> in southern Spain, a contrast with most of Castile old towns have mostly unstuccoed
and unpainted stone facades.
One of the region’s specialties which I had to try as a tapa
is Berenjenas de Almagro (Almagro Eggplants), small eggplants cooked and then
picked in a spicy oily vinegar. I was advised by the bartender to eat all but
the stem, including the leafy part that surrounds the “eggs”. They were
... begun strolling around the streets of the town. My first impressions of the town were in was about as lively as a cemetery, however after reaching the Plaza Mayor, all of a sudden, my impressions changed. We now had people, noise, restaurants, theatres and vehicles to be seen, contrary to the literally empty streets surrounding our accommodation that made it feel as though we were staying in an abandoned city.
We had lunch in ...
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.