The Westin Palace Madrid
Travel Blogs from Madrid
We landed in Madrid at 7:15 am their time and I realized that I should have taken the ambient a lot sooner so when we landed I was a bit fuzzy. Maybe not such a terrible mistake, I barley remember going through customs and when the room at the Westin Palace was not ready I thought it was just a short time until it was. We went to the rooms an took …
I spent last week in Madrid with the LOVELY Rick, Belinda, Will & Ben. Unfortunately, Caity is a grown up and had to work. We packed an impressive amount of eating, drinking (Naranja Fanta + Vino Roja) and touring in to the 5 days that we were there. Our first day we were all pretty exhausted from traveling so we just wandered around the …
Incredibly speedy train from Barcelona – just over 3 hours with speeds up to 300 km per hour! Very comfortable with meals and drinks just like on the plane! Premiero classa esta sweet!
Oh my goodness, the Westin Palace is a true palace and after meeting Alvaro we were treated like absolute royalty!!! Hardly wanted to leave our …
So, I am back in Europe on business...this time I had a weekend between London and Madrid, so figured why not head over to Madrid a bit early to check out the city. I considered heading up to Barcelona, which still sits close to the top of my fave cities in the world list, but thought it better to try a new city. I'm glad I did.
Some dear …
After Italy, we headed for Spain. Fresh off their World Cup victory we expected that the Spanish would have a brief respite from their economic worries. The Spanish stock market has fallen 18% so far this year and unemployment is close to the EU high of 20%. In contrast to Greece, the Spaniards took much of their EU aid money and invested in …
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service