Toledo is the timeless city. Its unique way of life hasn’t changed for hundreds years. Of course, Toledo is the modern and rapidly developing city, but its cultural traditions remain unchanged. This is where the world's best armorers live; they have made the city famous yet in the Middle Ages. Local craftsmen make excellent blades and swords that are in demand not only among collectors and tourists, but also among world's leading armies.
It is believed that local artisans use special steel, the recipe of which has been told by immigrants from Arab countries many hundreds years ago. Travelers can buy high-quality copies of famous swords and blades in local souvenir shops and craft workshops; many craftsmen make armor to order.
During a walk through the city attentive tourists are sure to notice how important the skillful craft is. Armorer shops are located literally on every street, and many social and recreational facilities use sabers and swords as main decorations of the interior. Toledo is famous because of skilled jewelers too; they make unique works of art of precious metals. It is safe to say that there is jewelry for every occasion and taste, and if you fail to find a suitable thing, you can make the personal order.