El Escorial

El Escorial, Spain and Canary Islands

Travel Blogs from El Escorial

El Escorial Travel Blogs (49)
Checking out the neighborhood., El Escorial, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Checking out the neighborhood.

A travel blog entry by stevefn

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Checking out the ...

El Escorial, El Escorial, Spain travel blog

El Escorial

A travel blog entry by johnny322

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... Phillip II used to live. It's massive and really amazing. Unfortunately, no pics allowed inside. Downtown El Escorial Next trip: Lisbon, Portugal with my classmates. And hopefully after that, Brussels and Amsterdam in ...

El Escorial: A cold grey palace, El Escorial, Spain travel blog

El Escorial: A cold grey palace

A travel blog entry by megs-anoop

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... , like Palacio Real Madrid, but rather imposing and a place of worship. Here are some quick facts about El Escorial that will give you a sense of its history and grandness: -        Built of gray-black stone in a simplistic ...

Searching for St Teresa of Avila within the walls, El Escorial, Spain and Canary Islands travel blog

Searching for St Teresa of Avila within the walls

A travel blog entry by startrailers

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... of her very bare monastic cell.   After our very enjoyable visit to Avila we decided to move to the campsite fairly nearby at El Escorial.   To get there the NV1 road has to climb and wind up and up (and down and down)   the Puerto de ...