Hotel Villa Real
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- Minbar in room
- Room service
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Villa Real Madrid
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... distance to the old town, but the bus station is about an hour's walk away, so I just coughed up the 1.20 euro bus far and rode the 33. It was a pretty crowded bus ride as well, and took about 20 minutes so it wasn't that fun. At the bus station I got one of the last few tickets to Malaga on the 5 pm bus (there were even two buses leaving at that time!) for a little over 11 euro, which is pretty cheap. They have automatic ticket dispensers and it even shows ...
Our morning tour finished we went by the hotel and dropped off 6 people who opted not to take the afternoon tour. The rest of us proceeded through the old city again and we left Madrid by the St. Vincent Gate, part of the wall of the old city. We drove north for about 50 minutes to San Lorenzo de Escorial. We parked at the bus station where we had sandwiches, drinks and ice cream for lunch. I had a focaccia sandwich with ...
... run-of-the-mill tourist. It was nice to be back in Madrid. We like the feel of the city. Megan was keen to broaden her vocabulary so she could beat my niece Erin and Peter Bellanto in on-line scrabble. So we went to the Dali exhibition in the Sofia Museum of National Art that was titled, "All the poetic suggestions and all of the plastic possibilities." God knows what that means but it must be good. The exhibit was one of the best we've seen. Those artistically ...
... gallery and none of us spoke Spanish so were very relieved to discover our cab driver was Irish.
Had a stroll around the gallery for a while which was fantastic, though it’s pretty much all 14th & 15th century art, so not really my think. Lots of dark colors and stuffy portraits, though there really were some spectacular paintings there. The amount of detail in some of them, and the depth – ...