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Before getting to Madrid we wanted to pay homage to the windmills that helped to inspire Cervantes’ Don Quixote.  These windmills are found on top of the hills of a small, secluded town named Consuegra.   70 more words


“Esenţiale sunt ţelurile pe care ni le-am propus. Nimeni nu l-a putut opri pe Don Quijote să ia cu asalt morile de vânt. Nici râsetele, nici realismul celorlalţi.

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Summer in Spain: Toledo/La Mancha/Córdoba

We started off the day in downtown Toledo, where the rooms smelt of flowers and musky candles; it was one of those places that inspire you to open such an institution one day, if time and resources collide in a perfect constellation and give you infinite choices as to what you want to do in life. 487 more words

New on 500px : Don Quixote 2014 (II) by clgam by clgam

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Consuegra is a municipality located in the province of Toledo, Castile-La Mancha, Spain. Most Spanish windmills, like those described in Cervantes’s Don Quixote, can be found in the province of Castilla-La Mancha in central Spain. 41 more words

Man of La Mancha (1972)

Man of La Mancha

★ ★ ★ ★ out of 5

Directed by Arthur Hiller

Starring Peter O’Toole as Don Quixote/Miguel de Cervantes

James Coco as Sancho/Manservant… 533 more words


Torrente: The Return to La Mancha

No phone. No keys. No place to go. My first hours in Madrid are not much different from my last. A glass of beer. A pincho of tortilla. 164 more words

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