Segovia

The beautiful, Unesco World Heritage-listed hilltop town of Segovia has a rich architectural history . . .

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The Acueducto, or Roman Acqueduct, built in the 1st century was an engineering marvel constructed out of 20,000 blocks of uneven granite held together without a drop of mortar.

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The Gothic Catedral took nearly 200 years to complete.

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The fairytale castle Alcazar inspired Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty castle.

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