VIDEO: Toledo’s Historical Sites: Entering the City Throughout La Puerta del Sol

VIDEO: Toledo

In Which David tours La Puerta del Sol, and Also the Gate of the Sun david’s Been This is in the Castilla La Mancha city of Toledo.

This historic gate was constructed from the late 14th Century from the Knights Hospitaller and stood as the primary entry point to the ancient city. The gate gets its title from the medallion located above the threshold, which depicted a sun on both sides, and a moon on the other. Now depicting Toledo’s patron saint Ildephonsus’ ordination, the sun and moon no longer exist- but the title still stands. Go to this historic site that is important also locate all the top sites in the David of the city’s Been Here Guide to Castilla La Mancha- currently available for your Kindle as well.