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Castillo de Zorita de los Canes

Zorita de los Canes, Spain
+34 949 37 68 98
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A Fine Castle

This was an old Moorish fortress turned monastery in the 14th century. There've been a few recent... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jen H
Good for castle addicts

This started life as an Arab castle, fell to Christian reconquerors who redesigned it pretty... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2014
edward h
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4 weeks ago
“A Fine Castle”
3 Oct 2014
“Good for castle addicts”
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Zorita de los Canes, Spain
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+34 949 37 68 98
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an old Moorish fortress turned monastery in the 14th century. There've been a few recent finds there, including the full skeletal remains of a monk from the 1300s. It is much more intact than its partner site of Recopolis next door, and very...More

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 3 October 2014

This started life as an Arab castle, fell to Christian reconquerors who redesigned it pretty thoroughly.It's thus a microcosm of Spanish medieval history on the frontier. It could do with a little expenditure on here a dodgy staircase, there a pile of dusty stones, but...More

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