This was to be, we thought, our last impression of the Castiles.
The bare plains of the Castiles are now the great corn-producing country of Spain.
She gave to the young girl who represented the Castiles, hair so black and so long that she could make a mantilla of it.
It is very unfrequented, the high road between the two Castiles passing through Guadarama.
This is peculiarly the corn-growing district of Spain, the land of wheat and maize, especially in the Castiles.
There is, moreover, no natural impediment whatever to a similar course of life in many districts of the Castiles.
But as the rock-ramparts of the Castiles and Northern Estremadura are approached, our speckled friend again appears.
It is very unfrequented, the high road between the two Castiles passing through Guadarrama.
The French have been too long in the valley here, and are too strong in the Castiles for their operations.
They are the channels of all traffic between Gallicia and the Castiles, being seldom seen in the south or east provinces.