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... oops I don't know how we are going to fit them in our suitcase. We had trouble asking for a ticket on the way home as no one spoke English but after a lot of confusion we got our ticket and finally got back to our hotel exhausted. The next day we went on a city tour of Madrid with our local guide who took us to Christopher Columbus square where we seen the Neptune fountain and lots of statues and beautiful buildings the architecture of ...
... It's interesting to come here and learn about the other side of that marriage - Mary was quite a character, but Felipe was too, and I'm learning more than I ever knew about him. He was actually her nephew....gross.
This weekend (Friday - Monday) is totally free. I was planning to go to Barcelona with some friends, but I've decided to stay in Madrid. There is just so much to see and do here, ...
This week I was in Spaiinnn :D I had loads of fun going sightseeing, shopping, eating and spent 4 off my days off at a Spanish school.
I like to think of spain as my mini nz trial trip... as flying from London to LA was not the best flight to be the first one alone. So on friday afternoon last week I flew to Madrid :)
I now feel a little more prepared for my flights around the world in ...
... Rick Steve's bought us dinner one night at Prada a Tope - a feast of many hearty Spanish raciones and great wine. The next night our small friendly group sought out a local Tapas place - Casa Toni and had a fun time and great meal. Tapas of mussels, fried potatoes, jamon, sardines and of course lots of Rioja! Tomorrow we are off to Toledo for a day before moving further ...
... 2800 rooms! (We didn't see every one...) Many are fabulously rococco, with frescoed ceilings, immense crystal chandeliers, 50-feet handmade rugs, inlaid everything... and on and on. Unfortunately, no photos were allowed. The main dining room seats 140 people for dinner. We were not invited.
After a snack in the palace cafeteria, we walked across central city to the Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, a center for modern art, featuring Picasso's ...
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