French, english and pirates all attacked the city. Sir Francis Drake captured the town in 1586 and burnt down most of the city.
In 1985 was declared by UNESCO 'Historical Patrimony of Humanity'. The San Fernando de Barajas Castle is another historic building that I'll be posting about next week.
It is a lot more to say about this romantic getaway where at night all the colorful buildings are covered in a golden glow lighting and where you can dine 'al fresco' listening to local musicians ...
but I'm going to let the pictures speak for themselves. Please take a moment to watch the video at the bottom of this post.
PS. Thanks so much Patricia and Alvaro for being such a wonderful hostess and for taking the time to show us round....