AC Hotel Monte Real by Marriott
Travel Blogs from Madrid
... exploring the streets of Barcelona (El Gotic, El Born, Barceloneta, El Raval, and Poble Sec)... I've done so much, and still so much left to do!
Side note: I'm watching the discovery channel in espanyol. Still very interesting.
I'm going to take it easy tomorrow. I'm good with planning my entire trip and foreseeing how to manage to stay comfortable and stay feeling balanced. I'm just sad that this vacation will be coming to an end.
... Amelia & I enjoyed fresh squeezed orange juice, cafe con leche, pan & marmalade.
Checked out of the hotel & walked down to the taxi stand, thank goodness, we got an honest cab driver. He and Amelia chatted in Spanish the entire way to the airport. Got checked in to Iberia Airlines & waited for our flight. It was only a 45 minute flight to Madrid. Amelia was feeling ...
... night, I went out to Sol with a few of the people in my program. We walked around and talked to promoters for the many bars and we received a free bottle of champagne with a sparkler along with free shots at the first bar we went to. We then went to a different bar and received more free shots. Lastly we went to a discoteca called Palacio and danced the night away. I woke up the next morning at 1pm and was ready to go out again the next night. A few of the ...
At one point in the afternoon, we passed the Real Madrid Football stadium and I noticed that there was ticket sales for the season opener against Manchester City - tonight! Spain was the Euro Cup Champions! We discussed going to the game and finally decided to go, about two bus stops later! We jumped off, walked back about a kilometer, then took a taxi for another kilometer and finally arrived back to the ticket wicket! We were still able to ...
... but vodka&OJ anyways. it was here that we met David, a local late 30's guy, and 2 of his freinds. They say that once this bar closes at 3am there is another one down the street that they will go to if we want tojoin them. sure why not. This new club was a few blocks away and was two floors underground. the roof was very low, almost like a cellar, and vaulted too. From the second we walked in this place was different. I had never been to a bar this packed. ...
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