Valley of the Fallen, La Granja, and Segovia April 5th 2009 Day 13 (Sunday, April 5th, 2009)
Initially, our plan for the day was to leave Toledo and head north towards Segovia, first stopping at La Granja Palace. However, the night before we decided to also add in a visit to the Valley of the Fallen, as it was within close driving distance to both Segovia and La Granja.
Our first stop of the three was the Valley of the Fallen (Valle de los Caídos), whi ... read more
Europe » Spain » Castile & León » Segovia Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more
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