BEST WESTERN Carlos V
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... Corbusier. I don't know about you but I'd never heard of the guy. Apparently he's a famously controversial architect who had designed buildings all over the world (although mainly in Europe and India). He was also clearly insane. I'm convinced all arty people are. This guy also designed furniture, painted and wrote. His designs were horrible, his paintings really obtuse and his furniture ...
... and catching up with a friend (Gary) of a friend (Jackie Hayes) for a drink. He has put us onto a great little restaurant that we will be trying tomorrow night after a planned trip to Toledo. It is all very exciting but one has to watch for pickpockets in Spain as it is estimated that there are 200 at work in the subways at any given time. Hence the heightened police presence around public transport places. Well, that's it from us for ...
... as soup (cold) or as a drink. It was nice, a bit strange though and I couldnt finish the whole thing. After my late lunch I wandered back through the many shopping streets checking out all the interesting buskers (those statue people have taken it to another level over here - thinking about stealing their ideas and doing it in Brissie!). Back at the hostel I did my blog, some reseaarch, took ...
... this travel thing is defiantly my style of living. Not too long after we started though, maybe an hour, Shannon and I mutually agreed it was time to head back, because it was some of the best fun I've had in a long time, and that is saying a lot considering what I've been up to this past month, the beach, or what was left of it was starting to get to be a bit of a pain. The sand that was actually just out of the low tide mark the day before, was now washed away by the rip, the ...
... Oh, well it was. Our flight to Madrid was on Wednesday, May 4th, and we were packing until Wednesday, May 4th.
We left Ann Arbor at the auspicious time of 3:30, after saying good bye to our friends at the house, and making a pit stop at Meijer. Along the way, sleep deprived and hungry, Nabeel and myself took turns driving. The drive was a bit tripy to say the least, the twilight hours made me feel like I was, well in the twilight zone.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBEST WESTERN Carlos V Madrid
Comfortable and clean room
Good location - very central, but the street can be noisy
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