The town of Toledo is located in the center of the country, 71 km from Madrid. Over 83,000 residents live in Toledo.
Toledo is one of the most important centers of European medieval history. It had been the capital of Spain from the Gothic epoch until 1560, when Madrid became the new capital. Nowadays, Toledo kept its image of a medieval city sheltered by city walls and fortified towers, once we cross through its gates we can access its impressive historic quarter. When it comes to culture, Toledo has many interesting places and can be found on the list of World Heritage Sites since 1986. Many artists resided in Toledo and some were born there, these include Garcilaso de la Vega and El Greco.
Among its many monuments, we can appreciate the impressive Alcázar, the Primada Cathedral, the monastery of San Juan de los Reyes, Cristo de la Luz Mosque, Bridge of San Martin. As well as corners of great beauty and history as the Roman baths o the Mirador del Valle.