Travel Blogs from Madrid
... to stumble on some free wireless to check where my hostel was, but every time I found one that wasn't locked, it still required a log in and there were no Internet cafes in sight. Beginning to feel the onset of a nervous breakdown, I began my search for a pay phone, to call home and wake everyone up to check which hostel I should have been checked into an hour ago. I breathed a sigh of relief when i finally found one on Gran Via, only to have it spit all ...
... This morning had a beautiful breakfast at hotel europa with Internet and nespresso machine. In heaven! My taxi driver could not speak any English and we had some sort of conversation -proud of myself! Un porquito espanol! At the train station took some photos of some crazy Spanish girls with a blind folded bride to be on a hens day out. Same the world ...
... does. Oh, and I also had some pizza. And while you may say to yourself, “But that’s silly. She is in Spain, not Italy.” I would say to you, “Shush your mouth of such crazy nonsense! I am closer to Italy now than I was yesterday. And the quality of the pizza reflects that fact.” Tapas, pizza, Spanish and Irish beers, good travel partners, European chocolate (with churros to use as a spoon) and sunshine. This is the perfect start to a great vacation. Hasta ...
... get what we wanted. Had an awesome pork sirloin dish and a bottle of red wine (yes quite tipsy afterwards). After we were done we did what any sane person would have done after a good meal and being tipsy off red wine; we got sweet snacks. We found a little shop with pastry and other sweet delights, got some macaroons, and devoured them back at the hostel before retiring for the night.
... 8220;boarding pass” at the top. If it wasn’t serious it would have been funny. He got on the phone and called the woman on the check-in control and told here we were coming up and she should let us through. We headed back upstairs got to check-in control loaded our carry-on luggage in the plastic trays and placed them on the conveyor belt to take them through the x-ray machine. The previously excited woman was now somewhat subdued and ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility