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Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar was called Campeador, not mine Cid | Culture

No one would come to mind in the 11th century the figure of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (1048-1099) when he heard the epithet “mio Cid” in the street. It is very likely that they addressed him like this in a conversation, as in the case of other Castilian nobles of the time, since, in reality, […]

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El Cid, Colón and Lope de Vega, neighbors in Toledo | Culture

Rehearsal of the show ‘El Último Cantar’, in one of the theaters of the theme park.Puy du Fou In a place that occupies 30 hectares on the outskirts of Toledo there is a great movement these days in which excavators and workers mingle with swordsmen and acrobats who enliven palatial evenings. These are the preparations […]

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