Spain - Madrid (Chapter)
This is the Madrid chapter from Lonely Planet’s Spain guidebook.
Madrid is a miracle of human energy and peculiarly Spanish passions, a beguiling place with a simple message: this city knows how to live. With bucket-loads of art, culture, music and food, Madrid has mastered the good life.
- watch the masterpieces of Velázquez and Goya leap off the canvas at the world-famous Museo del Prado
- search for treasure in the Sunday El Rastro flea market, then join the crowds in the Parque del Buen Retiro
- soak up the buzz with a caña (small beer) or glass of Spanish wine on Plaza de Santa Ana
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Aranjuez, Chinchón, Alcalá de Henares, Sierra de Guadarrama, El Pardo, Buitrago and Sierra Pobre
Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF
was USD $4.95