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Ceilings of Segovia

One of the most notable things about the reconstructed Segovia castle (no medieval limitations to stifle your building plans!) was it’s beautifully intricate ceilings made of painted wood blocks. I have included some of my favorite castle rooms along with shots from other cool ceilings in the Segovia cathederal, the National Archeology Museum and the Madrid Royal Palace. We are leaving …

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Segovia, home of the water duct…

We took a number of different things types of Spanish trains today, all in an effort to get to Segovia.  We started by walking to the atocha station, where we took local rail to another train station, chamartin.  From there we took the high speed rail for a half hour to Segovia. Once there, and a short taxi ride into …