Madrid, Spain's capital city, has hidden gems everywhere you turn. It is a gorgeous city that is kept relatively clean. There is loads of stuff to do from museums to parks and the Spanish love to keep their nightlife lively, no matter what day of the week it is!!...more
This park is absolutely beautiful! The monument of Alphonse XII next to the largest of the two ponds in the parc is a beautiful place to lounge around on a sunny day. You can rent row boats to venture out onto the pond for about 5 euros. A great way to spend a sunny (but not too terribly hot) afternoon!...more
This is the main square and commercial hub of Madrid. Located in the city center, this square is lined with shops and restaurants all in gorgeous Spanish style buildings. It is hard to miss this tourist hot spot during your trip to Madrid!
While you may have to wait in line and pay an 8-10 euro entrance fee, the Royal Palace of Spain buts Versaille to shame. While Versaille, home of the French Royalty, is teeming with grandeur, the Spanish Royal Palace tops it. There is a room that is made out of porcelain, and one of fine velvet. While you...more
This is one of the better known museums in Spain and hosts some of the great Spanish artists such as Picasso and Dali. It isn't a very large museum but you could easily get lost in the art for an hour or two. It hosts Picasso's famous Geurnica painting, an unbelievable piece of artwork....more