Travel Blogs from Madrid
... I was so busy aimlessly following people, I just spun around a few times and picked the street that looked the most promising. I don't know how I keep finding my way around, I literally have just been leaving everything up to the universe this entire trip. But apparently it has my back, so why fight it?
I don't know how, but I ended up at the hostel an hour later. At this point every time I reach a destination I just smile and look up, not to thank ...
... been told was a delight. Sorolla is, I think, one of those artists whose work you see a lot on calendars and postcards, etc, but probably don't realise who painted the originals. En-route to the museum we stopped off at a tiny cafe down a little side street and fortified ourselves with a very late breakfast of coffee and toast. The cafe really just consisted of a large central table, with a couple of toasters in the middle. You then toasted your bread when it arrived, added ...
... and caught a taxi back to the hotel room, and went to bed ready for an early start tomorrow.
As always on the last night of our trip, we discussed and reflected on the highs and lows, and agreed upon once and for all what we really thought of our trip. I will now include a review section of our holiday below, I recommend reading on if you are planning a trip to the Iberian Peninsula in the not too distance future.
We firstly discussed ...
... outside of the palace and the town squares it has the feeling of meandering between a series of wedding cakes. There is a tiny land-train that goes along the roads and paths, round the town and through the gardens, and for 5 euros is an hour well-spent. It gives you the opportunity to see the whole expanse of Aranjuez and decide which parts of the town and gardens that you would like to go back and see in more detail. During the journey there is a commentary in both Spanish and English, ...
... probably the safest place to be in Madrid whilst the demonstration carried on. It was because the parliament building was down the road but I believe it was because I’m always so safely guarded. Hehe! Back at our room it was so special to see all the messages and emails from all over flowing in with the most heartfelt wishes for my birthday. I was so incredibly touched that everyone remembered and missed home very much after reading them all. I spent some ...
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