6 interesting facts you didn’t know about “The Burial of the Lord of Orgaz” 17 May, 2016 LEER MÁS   1. The Burial of the Lord of  Orgaz  has never left the  Santo Tomé Church From the moment when El Greco delivered his painting to the parish priest, Don Andrés Núñez, in the 16th century, it has never been taken outside of the Santo Tomé Church.  The only move was from one wall to another.  And it has only been cleaned once in all this time. 2. The faces of the Virgin Mary and the Christ Child Every 7 things you mustn’t miss if you visit Toledo 17 May, 2016 LEER MÁS 1. Typical Toledo cuisine Toledo is famous for its good food, including its typical tapas and bars; that’s why it has been chosen as the Spanish Gastronomy Capital for 2016.  Here are some of our recommendations: Carcamusas at Bar Ludeña: This stew made of pork loin with tomato and peas is perhaps the city’s most typical dish.  At Bar Ludeña, they have been serving this dish for years, delighting everyone who tastes it.  Spanish tortilla with carcamusa sauce Vistas de Toledo 6 interesting facts about Toledo that you might not know 17 May, 2016 LEER MÁS “Other Toledos around the world” There are many cities that share the name Toledo.  Among our international namesakes we can find six cities in the United States, in the states of Illinois, Iowa, Ohio, Oregon and Washington, in addition to another seven distributed all over the world, in Belize, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, the Philippines, Portugal and Uruguay. Within Spain, we can also find more “Toledos” besides the former imperial capital city.  The provinces of Asturias, Huesca, Orense

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6 interesting facts you didn’t know about “The Burial of the Lord of Orgaz”

6 interesting facts you didn’t know about “The Burial of the Lord of Orgaz”

7 things you mustn’t miss if you visit Toledo

Toledo is famous for its good food, including its typical tapas and bars; that’s why it has been chosen as the Spanish Gastronomy Capital for 2016. Here are some of our recommendations.

6 interesting facts about Toledo that you might not know

There are many cities that share the name Toledo. Among our international namesakes we can find six cities in the United States, in the states of Illinois, Iowa, Ohio, Oregon and Washington, in addition to another seven distributed all over the world, in Belize, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, the Philippines, Portugal and Uruguay.

Toledo’s sister cities

Toledo has 11 town twinning agreements with cities all over the world. We can find evidence of this on the streets, squares and in parks of Toledo.

6 recommendations for visiting Toledo

If you are thinking of visiting the City of the Three Cultures, take note of the following advice which will make your stay in Toledo easier.

What famous people have visited Toledo?

Thousands of people decide to visit Toledo to learn about part of Spain’s history and heritage, but today we’d like to talk about five famous persons who left their “snapshot” when they visited Toledo, many of whom also counted on our guides to get better acquainted with the city.

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