Gran Versalles Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGran Versalles Hotel Madrid
A good clean hotel in a quiet handy location for the main tourist areas of Madrid. Easy public transport access, parking available (fee), free Wi-Fi.
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... Board of the Alcazar.
Segovia Cathedral as seen from the Alcazar.
The Segovia Cathedral is the last Gothic cathedral built in Spain. It is considered the masterpiece of Basque-Castilian Gothic and is known as "The Lady of Cathedrals." This is the third largest cathedral in the city, and retains the cloister of the second, located opposite the castle and destroyed during the Revolt of the Comuneros in 1520. ...
So Alyssa turns 13 today...in Madrid...so she got to pick what we did today. I gave her a myriad of options and she chose the Royal Palace first, partly because she knew I wanted to go. The palace was of course beautiful and completely over the top! They wouldn't let us take any pictures, but do you think that stopped Kaelyn? She's been daring Europe to arrest her at each and every attraction! We shopped a little at the gift shop, of course, so had ...
... a Spanish thing. The market had croquettes, paella, a stand just of olives, and of course a wide selection of Spanish drinks. The market had pretty much every Spanish cuisine. I loved the market but boy did it get hot inside. They had misters going but they didn't seem to do much besides drip water on us as we enjoyed our wine.
After we had a glass of wine we ventured out to the Plaza Mayor, one the main squares ...
... thing because then I don't leave the hostel until 10/11. I also think I need to acquires a few more articles of clothing - it's funny that I didn't bring enough, but I suppose it's an ok problem to have. It's just a little colder than I was hoping for, and I didn't bring very many warm clothes.
I cooked dinner for myself this evening. A potato in olive oil. I've cooked dinner two nights in a row now-I might end up cooking more here than when ...
... performers – dancers, musicians, human “statues” dressed up in all sorts of exotic costumes (like sparkly goats and winged beasts) – were a fun diversion. The best of these included a group of break dancing guys. We saw them in the Plaza del Sol on our first night. At one point, they invited Elias to come out and were going to show him some basic moves, but Elias started just breaking out on his own. The audience was ...