Talavera de la Reina

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Talavera of the Queen (Talavera de la Reina in Spanish) is a city of the interior of Spain. It is the capital of a wide region belonging to the autonomous community of Castile-La Mancha. It is in the northwest of the province of Toledo. Talavera of the Queen is the second biggest city of Castile-La Mancha, with a population of 85.172 inhabitants.

The city is well known for its pottery.

Its mistress is Our Lady of the Meadow.

Gwyneth Paltrow is an adopted child of this locality.