Tryp Madrid Atocha
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- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
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For the many fans among you who commented on the glass chandeliers from the Murano glass factories of Venice, Italy, from a half-dozen travelogues ago, when I saw the stunning chandeliers hanging in virtually every room open to the public at the Palacio Real in Madrid, I made a special effort to secure some photographs. This, despite my traveling mate's hushed but strident chastising me at virtually every step: "You're going to get thrown out of here and ...
Sorry about all the references to Lisbon yesterday. We are, in fact, in Madrid! (I do this blog late at night!)
Today began with a bit of a miss – the breakfast special was churros and coffee, which sounded wonderful. But the churro was a disappointment – just not as good as Disney's, and not half has good as the chocolate one we had the other day. However, the Prado Museum was a big hit. There was a special ...
... it as well as 120 white marble pillars. The walk that we did up to and down from the Alhambra (there were 2 different ways and we walked both) took you through a tree tunnel for lack of a better explanation. The trees had been trimmed to curve over the path and it made for a really lovely walk! From Granada we drove 450km to Altea. We discovered that this was Spain's version of the Gold Coast ( in looks only, not as in schoolies). There were so many high risers and the ...
Decided to drive straight into Madrid, as the previous evening Pauls computer decided it was not, and would not, connect to the internet. This is inspite of Paul trying everything he knew, including bad language, to reconnect.Had the choice of looking for assistance in San Sebastian or Madrid - chose Madrid. Paul had located some apple stores using Margarets ipad, so thought that was a better bet.
The drive towards Madrid was reasonably uneventful. Knew the first part of ...
... and get something stolen. Hopefully I will look gradually look less like a tourist so that I can take my camera out and take pictures of all these beautiful and strange sights.
In terms of Spanish my host family momma cannot speak English so I had to speak Spanish from the very beginning. I could make sense of most of the questions directed towards me and managed to conjure an answer most of the time. My ...