Four Off-Beat Destinations in Spain
Spain is the country which is the most visited one!! Spain is beautiful, and people die to visit to witness the Heritage sites and plush resorts, the depicts the confluence of modernity and the traditional.
Whether you’re an avid traveller or are planning to take a break from your monotonous day-to-day routine, plan a Spain trip to get rid of your boredom and refresh yourself. To help you plan your Spanish tour better, in this post we talk about some of the most prominent tourist attractions in the country. Have a look;
Toledo’s Old City
Successively a Roman municipium, the capital of the Visigothic Kingdom, a fortress of the Emirate of Cordoba, an outpost of the Christian kingdoms fighting the Moors and, in the 16th century, the temporary seat of supreme power under Charles V, Toledo is the repository of more than 2,000 years of history. Surrounded on three sides by the gorge of the Tagus river, Toledo’s Old City’s layout is inspired by Moorish, Gothic, and Renaissance architecture. The City includes blind alleys, churches, convents, and hospices that illustrate Spanish culture and way of life. Toledo’s Old City is a part of UNESCO’s cultural heritage and includes a Gothic cathedral and the church of San Tome known for its El Greco masterpiece.
The Prado and Paseo del Artes, Madrid
If you are an art lover and loves spending hours appreciating artworks, then this place is for you. Prado is considered to be one of the world’s top art museum and includes artworks by Goya, El Greco, Velazquez, and other prominent artists of the past centuries. The museum includes the largest collection of Spanish art and also showcases notable work by famous Flemish and Dutch artists.
San Lorenzo de El Escorial