When you've got a craving for authentic Spanish cookies, it's time to pay a visit to Monasterio de San Bernardo. Buying cookies at the monastery is a truly unique experience. The nuns who live in the monastery are cloistered, and because they can't have direct contact with people, they've devised a clever method to deliver their cookies and collect payments.
After you place your order, you put your payment on a lazy Susan built into the wall. The nuns package your cookies and send them out to you on the same lazy Susan, all without any face-to-face interaction.
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