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Where to buy Marzipan in Toledo Spain

If you love eating sweets, or if you have a family member that love sweets, then your taste buds will be delighted that you are planning a trip to Toledo. And after researching and planning your trip, you have no doubt seen and read all about a delicious treat call marzipan, and you are now […]

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What food is Toledo Spain known for?

Probably one of the most common questions people ask me is about food. Friends, family, heck even tourists I meet while walking in the streets commonly ask me the same question “So what food is Toledo known for?” Toledo was the 2016 Spanish Capital of Gastronomy, and for good reason. It boasts several Michelin starred restaurants, as well as […]

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Guide to The World Famous Toledo Spain Swords

What is a Toledo sword? A Toledo sword was a sword produced in Toledo Spain during the 15th to the late 20th century. By using a unique forging method, including both the design and ergonomics, the Toledo sword makers produced a blade, using Toledo steel, that was renowned for its strength, flexibility and durability. What […]

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Unique things to do in Toledo Spain

After living in Toledo for some time, I felt like I had already seen most of the mainstream tourist attractions. I was always in search of something different, and you might be asking the same question, “What are some unique things to do in Toledo Spain?” Toledo has a ton of history – monuments, cathedrals, […]

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Free things to do in Toledo Spain

Whether you are backpacking with a limited budget, or visiting the city on a day trip, there are ways you can save money and still experience this ancient walled city. Let’s take a look at some free things to do in Toledo Spain. Take an incredible bridge walk If you have the time, and the […]

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5 Tips to Avoid Pickpockets

A primary concern for travelers is safety. Although Toledo is a safe city, as in any city, the most common problem that tourists experience is petty theft. And if you are not prepared and you’re not constantly on guard, you’ll have something stolen from you. Purse-snatching and pickpocketing are rampant in places where tourists gather. […]

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Best Scenic viewpoints of Toledo Spain

Mirador del Valle  The view of Toledo from the Mirador del Valle is one of the most recognizable panoramas of the city. From this vantage point, you look across the Valley of Toledo and the Tagus River, and the city is framed with its characteristic profile anchored by the Alcazar on the right and the […]