Disney-esque

The Alcázar of Segovia perches on a rocky mound near the Guadarrama mountains. Visitors driving into the old city will get to see its very medieval facade, soaring from the stones like the bow of a vessel. Those on foot however, will only get to see its ‘rear’ – the Tower of John II. The …

Church of Vera Cruz

This peaceful looking structure in Segovia has a lofty beginning. Built in the 1200s by the Knights Templar, a medieval secret society, it was believed to have been used to safekeep a fragment of the true cross. Photo taken from within the Segovia Alcazar, where the view is especially pretty with winding roads and rolling …

The woods are lovely, dark, and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep. - Robert Frost, Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening