Ibis Madrid Aeropuerto Barajas
Travel Blogs from Madrid
November 5, 2013
One last flight on our European tour! We had a long, boring day of flying and sitting in airports. We had a quick dinner at our hotel and went straight to sleep. We have another long travel day ahead of us tomorrow.
... how good this team really is. Once we moved on to the trophy room and other various rooms showing game clips, we really started to enjoy things. The tour included an interactive room where you could learn the history, a stop at the Presidential Box (we relaxed for a few minutes and decided that plush cushy chairs are the only way to watch sports), the Press Room and the Locker Rooms.... it was definitely a lot cooler than I thought it would be! I think both ...
... built into the old city wall, so it's part Cathedral, part fortress, part monastery.
After the Cathedral I wandered around trying to find the Convent of Saint Teresa and the attached museum. I finally found it about 3 pm after a lot of wandering. Unfortunately, it was closed for siesta from 2:30-4:30! And my train left at 4:09. So I just got to see the outside and that's it.
At his point I was REALLY hungry but all of the ...
... slowly came back to life. As it was a Sunday, the weekly bullfighting was on in Madrid. Although I had always been against bullfighting, after speaking to a few people who knew about the sport, I was willing to reconsider. Firstly, the bulls are raised for the express purpose of being used in the bullfight. They lead a long life and are treated well on the farms. Secondly, after the bull has been killed, all parts of the animal are cooked and ...
... natural beauty your destination has to offer, but also to explore how you can immerse yourself culturally within such a new place. Last night, my friend and I decided to see “Monstruos University” in Spanish. I was excited to do so because I feel that my Spanish has vastly progressed over the course of my time in Madrid. We wanted to test ourselves and see if our receptive skills had augmented at all. ...
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