Travel Blogs from Madrid
Today we got on a train to the beautiful, semi-majestic city of Toledo.
We admired its ancient streets, met the three monotheistic religions, had a REALLY bad lunch and worked on our cardio with the intense slopes of the city.
A great dinner finished our time in Madrid.
Early tomorrow morning we`re off to Lisbon.
Had a nice day on the city. Visited a church, a dumb wax museum, two nice art museums, some parks and and ancient Egyptian temple. We concluded our day in an Italian restaurant.
Tomorrow, we`re off to a day tour in Toledo.
What a day! We managed to squeeze so much into it, it was amazing.
As we got the MadridCard, we managed to visit 5 museums, 2 parks and do some long city walks.
While not all museums were to our likings, we did enjoy the exprience as a whole, modern, ultra modern and classic art.
When we finished the day, we were too exhausted to even …
Our trip started a bit bumpy when our flight was delayed for an hour due to a sick passenger.
We arrived to Madrid after an ok flight, spent almost an hour at the airport and headed to the hotel by taxi.
Check in was a breeze. We were upgraded twice to a Junior suite. The room was lovely and the Club was great.
We spent the entire day …
... to stay in. The food has been great. And people have been very nice. And truly, even when I was overwhelmed by the big city (Madrid), the architecture everywhere has been amazing. I am sad to leave a country where I can communicate for the most part, and to leave siesta and all the beauty and flavors of Spain, but time to move forward. The book writing is coming along nicely and makes a great companion for long dinners when traveling alone. Besos, ...