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The problem with writing about travel is, that almost invariably, the author ends up telling the audience more about himself than providing any kind of objective information about the places that he's visiting. An opinion about a city or attraction is necessarily very subjective. It's also something of a challenge to find your own authentic 'voice', and not simply mimic the style of other writers that one admires. With that in mind, I cheerfully confess that any judgements I render on ...
... the day looked promising. A good afternoon to begin to start to explore Madrid.
I caught the metro-subway to a place called Tribunal which I was told would be a good place to start getting lost. It seemed it didn't matter which streets I took, eventually I would end up somewhere that was a Monument or a Square and that would place me on the map I carried in my bag.
Of course the old bladder problem kicked in ...
... The style is that of 18th Century Baroque and Rococo with extremely elaborate decorations. Picture taking was not allowed so I only have picture of the palace which I took before getting a mean look from the guard. The ceilings were what stood out to me the most. They are filled with angels and gods doing a lot of different things. Some are dancing, talking, riding a boar ...
... t know his house.
The old sage was indeed willing to help me but he needed me to know the true fact of my legend and that happiness is not that easy to find i will have to go through a long process for me to finally find it if am determined. He knows am d only one that knows were my treasure is only if i look harder then i would find it.
... words you'll just have to see the pictures). While at the monastery we spent roughly $10 to have a 3 course meal and a liter of beer (gotta love that exchange rate in Eastern Europe). After further exploring of the monastery and the surrounding area we were driven back to the hostel where we had dinner and went out for the night. The next day we went on a walking tour through the city seeing what Sofia had to offer before heading to bed early to wake up at 6 ...
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