Toledo (Spanish: [toˈleðo]) is a municipality located in central Spain, 70 km
south of Madrid. It is the capital of the province of Toledo and the autonomous ... More »
So what's special about Toledo? See what makes Toledo so significant in
Spanish history. Why it's one of Spain's most visited cities.
... of supreme power under Charles V, Toledo is the repository of more than 2,000
years of history. ... Patrimonio de la Humanidad en España (in Spanish only)
City, capital of Toledo provincia (province), in the comunidad autónoma (
autonomous ... Read; View All Media (7) · View History; Edit; Feedback ... Toledo
is considered most representative of Spanish culture, and its historic centre was ...
, a short day trip from Madrid, was a center for steel and sword production and you can still purchase a hand-made sword today. 2000 years of history
is evident in Toledo
: From the Romans to the Visigoths to the Moors. There is also a strong Jewish presence here... More »
The History of Toledo. The geographic location of the city has always been an
important strategic advantage dating back to Roman times. The city also has
Guide to Toledo's history, background and culture. ... of being a melting pot
where all the cultures and eras of Spain have come together and intermingled,
The ancient city of Toledo lies just south of Madrid in the heart of Spain. The town
center sits perched on a hill above the Tagus River, looming over the ...
Toledo is one of the Spanish cities with the greatest wealth of monuments.
Known as the “city of the three cultures”, because Christians, Arabs and Jews
Toledo is one of the most important centers of european medieval history. The
first one to report about it was Roman author Titus Livius, who describes it as a ...