Miguel Angel Hotel
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Granada Casa Pepe Wine Tasting Retiro Crystal Palace Final Night dinner
...We first went for a walk in Retiro Park and then went to the Prado (Art) Museum. I really enjoyed it, however I was feeling pretty ill and there wasn't any chairs. We came back to the hotel shortly after for a siesta. After "siesta-time", we ventured out to find tourist shopping spots. After walking around for 1 ½ hours and not finding anything …
I toured the city of Madrid today! We got on the bus and drove around the city. We stopped at the train station, Plaza Mayor, and the Royal Palace for pictures. On our bus tour, I saw the Neptune and Celebes fountains, the post office, downtown Madrid, and the monument to Don Quixote and Sancho.
... what to do and see. Our best friend Tripadvisor told us about a cool area around plaza Latina that we wanted to check out. When we got closer to the area something started happening. The number of people started increasing, from fivefold to tenfold! And furthermore, people were wearing classical outfits. The girl having long dresses, hoods covering their head, often with a flower on top, and an opened scarf covering the back. The guys dressed up in tuxedo with berets ...
... of the museum ain't good. Huge white rooms with an orange square on a distant wall don't exactly scream high culture to me, and the layout of the entire building seems designed to confuse the visitor into wandering around vast rooms containing, in some cases, literally nothing at all. It's almost some situationist joke.
But finally we stumble upon pieces of interest. TV's flicker with grainy loops, black and white films of young men fighting ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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