This square is the central point of the city where locals and visitors get the chance to meet. The main streets of the old ... More
Plaza de Zocodover
This square is the central point of the city where locals and visitors get the chance to meet. The main streets of the old part of town start here and lead tourists to the principal historical sites. You can also board the tourist train here for a ride round Toledo. Traditional markets, such as the famous "Martes" (Tuesday market) still take place in this square. Great bullfights, fiestas and macabre executions have also taken place here. During the Muslim era this was the location of the old cattle market ("Tulaytula") built on top of the ruins of the Roman wall.
A remnant of medieval Madrid, its name comes from its use at that time. This was the square where the
Bishop auctioned off the straw (paja) brought from his farmland near Plasencia in the province of Cáceres. You'll find ...
Located in Plaza del Conde and close to Santo Tome church, this mansion was built by the first Count of
Fuensalida, Don Pedro Lopez de Ayala, in 1440. It is Mudejar (Moorish Spanish) in style and the two storey ...
The bullring is in the west of the city, near the Cuatro Caminos Roundabout and Plaza de Mexico. It was
inaugurated in 1890 and has been well maintained. The prizes won by the best bull breeding ranches are displayed ...