HIGH GOTHIC, Spain - Burgos Cathedral, 1221 (Some Renaissance works were added in the and centuries.) The Gothic architecture of Spain was really begun in the with the two great cathedrals of Burgos and Toledo.
Pilgrim's Walk to Santiago de Compostela, through Ages village, Burgos, Castilla, Spain. The pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in northwestern Spain is where the remains of the apostle Saint James are buried.
CASTLES OF SPAIN - Olmillos de Sasamón Castle, Burgos. Built in 1440 by don Pedro de Cartagena, and was conceived as a fortified palace. It also belonged to the Cartagenas in the 15th and 16th centuries, to the Viscounts of Valoria in the 17th and 18th centuries and to the Dukes of Gor in the 19th century.The castle has a double enclousre. The outer one nearly disappeared and the inner one is defended by cyclindrical towers. Currently the castle is in private hands and it is used as a hotel.