Madrid

Activities

Reina Sofia Museum

Masters of Spanish Contemporary Art The official name of the Reina Sofia Museum is a rather longwinded “Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia”. It is…

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Puerta del Sol

Puerta del Sol, Madrid’s Busiest Square Entertainment Around Every Corner Puerta del Sol is one of the busiest public squares in Madrid. Filled with street…

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Puerta de Alcalá

The Entrance To The City The Puerta de Alcalá (also known as Alcalá Gate) is a spectacular monument built by Sabatini in 1778. It is located…

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Royal Palace of Madrid

A Trip Through History At Madrid’s Royal Palace A Dazzling Palace The Royal Palace of Madrid is a spectacular building that any history lover will enjoy visiting.…

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Santiago Bernabéu Stadium

Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, one of the top destinations in the city Real Madrid’s Home Ground In 1947, the city celebrated the inauguration of their premier…

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Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum

7 Centuries Of European Art The Thyssen-Bornemisza museum (often shortened to The Thyssen) boasts a huge collection of European paintings, dating from the Middle Ages…

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Temple of Debod

The Temple of Debod, a little piece of Egypt in the heart of Madrid An Ancient Gift The Egyptian government donated the Temple of Debod to Spain…

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Sorolla Museum

The Home Of Joaquín Sorolla Located in the house where Valencian painter Joaquín Sorolla lived with his family, the Sorolla Museum is a charming place…

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Prado National Museum

Masterpieces On Display The Prado National Museum opened in 1819 and is one of the top cultural sites in Madrid. The building itself is very impressive and…

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Plaza de España

A Nod To Spanish Literature Located at the intersection between Gran Via and Princesa street, Plaza de España is one of Madrid’s famous squares. It…

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La Almudena Cathedral

A Cathedral In The Royal Gardens La Almudena Cathedral is located next to the Royal Palace, and has an interesting history due its construction over…

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El Rastro Market

Open Air Flea Market El Rastro Market is one of Europe’s biggest open air flea markets, and has over 3.000 stalls. It is spread out over…

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Cerro del Tio Pio Park

Great Views Of The City Cerro del Tio Pio Park is a green space in the southern part of Madrid which offers amazing views of…

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Madrid Rio

Madrid Rio offers a breath of fresh air in the city centre From Motorway to Park Madrid Rio may be a lesser known attraction in…

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Madrid’s Gran Via

Gran Via, The Street That Has Everything The Heart And Soul Of Madrid There is so much to see in the wonderful city of Madrid,…

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Plaza de Cibeles

Home To The “Cybele Fountain” Plaza de Cibeles is located in the Paseo del Arte area of Madrid, and is famous for its emblematic fountain which…

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Matadero Madrid

From Slaughterhouse To Cultural Hub Matadero Madrid is a contemporary art and design space located in the city’s old slaughterhouse. This impressive 1920s building has…

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Madrid’s Plaza Mayor

Classic Architecture Madrid’s Plaza Mayor (Main Square in English) is famous for its a large rectangular shape. Three story residential buildings with beautiful balconies overlook the square. Various…

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Buen Retiro Park

Beautiful Views Buen Retiro Park is one of the largest parks in Madrid. It’s the perfect place to take a relaxing stroll through lush green…

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