Urban Hotel Madrid
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TravelPod Member ReviewsUrban Hotel Madrid
Urban Hotel is a nice hotel to stay in, and is in a great location. It has deals for every holiday. It has good restaurants.
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... but the fact that she's the oldest is much more important). The longer I walked through this museum, the more I obsessed over it! In another room was the Dama de Elche, a famous statue found in Spain dating back to the 9th Century BC. And after passing through the impressive Roman exhibit did I come across the Visigothic relics from the early Middle Ages in Spain. Aye, was I in heaven! I left (unwillingly) to go back home and eat lunch after an hour and ...
... My first stop was Madrid to visit Mercedes, her husband Carlos and their baby girl, Monica. Aside from spending quality time with Mercedes, I also walked myself all over the center of Madrid. It feels amazing to be in a place where I am encouraged to look around after Equatorial Guinea. Mercedes and Carlos drew out a perfect route for me to follow: I started at parque del buen retiro where I saw an outdoor jazz concert, the crystal palace, outdoor yoga classes and thousands of ...
... we began to wonder what was going on, but were reassured by some sounds from within.....perhaps the delay was a slightly Spanish attention to timing. Eventually one of the Swiss bravely rang a little bell, whereupon a giant, bearded Spanish man opened the wooden door, and announced that the Monastery was closed until Sunday in preparation for Holy Week. Rats! We all dispersed, and I returned to the flat with the news.
Fortunately I had a Plan B....Liz and I ...
... parentals! no other "influence" was involved ;P) It was all part of the Spanish cultural experience, something that our professors very highly recommend. I will post pictures and videos so you can get a taste of what it was actually like! It was so amazing; also simply the fact that people do that every weekend and stay out that late all the time! Sheesh....I would be dead. I am also going to add, very proudly and excitedly, that I got to go to a Real Madrid soccer ...
... sculptures, clocks...you name it...its little garden was quite pleasant, and the museum itself reminded me a lot of museum Jacquemart-Andre in Paris or Isabella Gardner in Boston...
This time around we didn't get to see the bullfighting...last time we were in Madrid in May, and May 15 is the feast day of San Isidro - patron saint ...