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Palacio real, Madrid
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Beautiful Madrid, Beautiful Paseo de la Castellana
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Sunset over Madrid
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MADRID by Promomadrid @flickr
Torre Picasso
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Top sigths of Spain

Casa Mila, La Pedrera, which is located in Barcelona, might be the most famous architectural place of interest in the country. The name of the building can be literally translated as "the stone cave". The building was constructed according to the project of Gaudi and was controlled by the famous architect. It's worth mentioning that all works of Gaudi are distinguished by original and unusual design. According to initial project, Casa Mila La Pedrera was intended to be made solely from curvilinear elements and slanting partitions, but later the architect changed his original thoughts and built a unique house that has absolutely no load-bearing walls. This is the only building in the country, where even balconies have an important construction rather than decorative role. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Madrid

Traditions and mentality of Madrid

Christmas holidays are the time for a special celebration for citizens. All celebrations here are always held with a grand scale and attract many tourists. All main activities are organized on Plaza Mayor, where takes place the Christmas fair. During several days the streets of the city are decorated with beautiful illuminations, and the squares of the city become the location of interesting presentations and … Open

Travel guide to Madrid

Castillo de los Mendoza is located in the small town of Manzanares el Real at the foot of a mountain range near Madrid. This is a picturesque, beautifully restored castle of the XV century that is a wonderful example of the Castilian style. There is a church of the XVI century near the castle. The whole territory of Castillo de los Mendoza is open to visitors. The rocky area around the castle, La Pedriza, is a … Open

Advices for travellers

10. Do not take pictures of local people without their permission. Also it’s restricted to make photos of some strategically important objects - the metro station, bridges, government buildings and facilities located in the port area. 9. Special telephone booths or communication cabins are the most beneficial way to make phone calls to other countries. The phone calls made in the hotel will … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Madrid is the location of the oldest restaurant in the world - Botin. Its opening took place in the beginning of the 18th century. Among famous visitors of the restaurant have been Hemingway, Goya, and members of royal families. During several centuries, the restaurant has been amazing visitors by excellent local food. Botin always welcomes its guests. Fans of seafood and vegetable dishes will surely like La … Open

Attractions and active leisure

Vacationers with children will spend a great day if they decide to visit the amusement park “Amusement parks”, which was opened in 1969. Here small visitors can ride a pony and relax in game rooms, and fans of thrills will enjoy local attractions and slides. Adults also will not be bored here as they can relax in one of the park’s outdoor cafes. Madrid is rich in numerous sport centers. de Tenis Chamartin … Open

Cultural excursion through Madrid - things to see

Parque del Retiro is simply the best place for hiking and outdoor recreation. The park is located in the heart of the city and covers an area of 140 hectares. Several centuries ago Philip IV liked having rest in this beautiful garden. It is also worth making a walk in the picturesque quarter named La Morera. This is the place where first settlers of the city built their homes. Until the 11th century a large Arab … Open

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