Fodor's Madrid and Side Trips

Fodor's Madrid and Side Trips


Get encouraged and plan your subsequent journey with Fodor’s book shuttle consultant to Madrid.

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Full-Color images and Maps: It’s not easy to not fall in love with Madrid and its surrounding towns as you turn via a bright full-color picture album. discover the structure of urban facilities and renowned neighborhoods with easy-to-read full-color maps. Plus get an summary of Spain’s geography with the handy atlas on the finish of the ebook.

What’s coated? Get to grasp Madrid: Madrid’s boundless strength makes points of interest and sounds higher than lifestyles. The Prado, Reina Sofía, and Thyssen-Bornemisza museums include one of many maximum repositories of Western artwork on this planet. The cafés within the Plaza Mayor and wine bars within the close by Cava Baja buzz, and nightlife stretches into the wee hours round Plaza Santa Ana. Sunday’s crowded flea marketplace in El Rasto is thick with overpriced oddities.

Madrid is within the geographical middle of Spain, and it’s a very good jumping-off aspect for exploring different traditionally major websites, such a lot particularly Toledo, Segovia and Salamanca. different inviting towns within the areas of Castile-La Mancha and Castile-León comprise León, Burgos, Soria, Sigüenza, and Cuenca. Extremadura, Spain’s distant borderland with Portugal, is fascinating and infrequently missed. Highlights comprise Cáceres, filled with medieval and Renaissance church buildings and palaces; Trujillo, covered with mansions of Spain’s imperial age; old Merida, Spain’s richest trove of Roman ruins; and the Jerte Valley, which turns white in overdue March with the blossoming of one million cherry timber.

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