The meeting of Queen Joan with her children

It happened on the first trip of the future king to Spain, in 1517

The future Emperor Charles V first came to Spain in 1517 to claim his rights as King of Castile. On that journey, both he and his sister Leonor met with their mother Juana. What was that meeting like? We tell you about it below.

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Le séjour du prince Carlos -futur Charles Quint- à San Vicente de la Barquera

L’histoire nous apprend qu’il est arrivé dans la ville de Cantabrie le 29 septembre 1517 et qu’il y est resté près de quinze jours à cause d’une maladie.

Lors de son premier voyage en Espagne en 1517, le prince Carlos – futur Charles Quint – eut assez de villes et de villages dans le nord et le centre de l’Espagne. Dans l’un d’entre eux, il s’est arrêté plus de jours que prévu. C’était à San Vicente de la Barquera (Cantabrie). Pourquoi allons-nous dire ensuite? Sigue leyendo Le séjour du prince Carlos -futur Charles Quint- à San Vicente de la Barquera

The stay of prince Carlos -future Charles V- in San Vicente de la Barquera

The story tell us that he arrived in the Cantabrian town on September 29th, 1517, and that he stayed there for almost fifteen days because of an illness

During his first trip to Spain in 1517, prince Charles -future Charles V- crossed enough towns and localities of the north and center of Spain. In one of them he stopped more days than expected. It was in San Vicente de la Barquera (Cantabria). The why is what we are going to tell next.
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