Travel Blogs from Madrid
Today was the first real day spent in Madrid. After having the LONGEST day of my life traveling yesterday, fighting the jet lag once we landed, and then getting a good night's sleep, I was finally able to enjoy all that this beautiful city has to offer.
First off, my hotel's breakfast was delicious! I'm not a …
My last day with rachel was unforgettable. That Wednesday it was cloudy and cold. Nevertheless, I couldn't stand being so close to san Sebastian without dropping by. Even with the overcast skies, the Beach and cliffs there were breathtaking. We spent our time hiking to the top of Jesus Mountain and struggled fitting both of us in one picture. 10 …
... time to go for a really long walk.
Sasha is catching a bus 300km from Madrid to stay with at 27 yo hairdresser, Ash and Britney have another flight to North Madrid where they will be staying with a 15 and 17 year old and a 3 and 5 year old respectively. Monica is staying near me and will be picked up from the airport and has like a million siblings.
Shiwa, a girl from orientation was on the same flight as us to Doha but was sitting alone and ...
... McDonald's. We came home to hear how La Niña woke up to Jenna running out of the hostel and then I hit the hey. After breakfast we spoke to some other au pairs who were staying in our room about the possibility of visiting Pamplona the following weekend to see the running of the bulls at the fiesta de San Fermin (next blog post). I ventured home to majadahonda to find out that the urbanizacion was having a BBQ and making a huge paella! Perfect cure for a hangover! Until the next time ...
I am back in Spain!
After what felt like the longest flights ever I arrived in Madrid and went to my hotel to take a nap! I was brought back to when I landed in Madrid 2 1/2 years ago…mainly because my hotel was right near my hotel from ISA. I remembered the McDonalds we all went to for WIFI because Spanish hotel wireless systems were not up to our American standards. Without fail, every hotel I have ever stayed at in Spain advertises ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsNH Nacional Madrid
Clean rooms, gorgeous lobby, wonderful breakfast, beautiful view from terrace in the room. Not much else I could ask for.
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