Gran Versalles Hotel
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Checking out of the hotel this morning, I presented the receptionist with my Citibank Visa Debit card (Visa wholesale currency rates with no commissions or additional charges) and he proceeded to finalise the bill. In usual "trap the tourist" fashion the eftpos slip for signing was already converted into Australian Dollars. Having been in retail …
... to shout everything just to be heard and then running around with the snow-in-a-can stuff. I honestly didn't think I'd get so involved in their culture the whole time I was here, let alone my first night!
When we got back to the restaurant Marie, a worker, put on the soccer which was so confusing and Marie was crazy into it and was making a massive effort to learn English and teach me Spanish, she went round pointing at everything, she would say it ...
... Spoons) with 2 American guys from the room next door, Dominic and James. I basically inhaled a bowl of chips and some cheap wine. By this point a slight hangover was beginning to kick in. I checked my phone, only to notice that the time was 8:00pm! Far too early to eat and ridiculously early to even contemplate going out in Spain. So I rounded up the troops and headed back to the hostel with only one objective in mind... SIESTA!!! 2 hours later I was woken up by Bri and James only ...
Madrid is a rare capital city without a river running through it and it has a very high elevation. Also, the capital does not share Roman origins like other cities. The highways going towards Madrid have mile markers which count how far away you are from Madrid. The city has large black bulletins shaped like a bull. The ...
... based around a case-study. It’s one of those I’ve seen before in undergrad where one person/team gets the insight and background of one of the negotiating parties, while the other person/team gets the same about the other party. Put together you are supposed to strike a deal that hopefully offers a win-win agreement between the parties. The class was divided up into two teams and each ...
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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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