skipitgood's Madrid, Spain
Mercado San Miguel
Plaza San Miguel
Eating at Mercado San Miguel was a fun, and fairly inexpensive, way for us to experience eating tapa...
Paseo del Prado, 5
Yes, this museum IS free. They ask for a donation of 3 euros, but if you say you don't want to pay ...
Cybele's Fountain (Fuente de la Cibeles)
This is THE fountain on the cover of all of the tourism info for Madrid, so clearly the city believe...
While the buildings on the Plaza Mayor were certainly beautiful, I honestly didn't think it was all ...
C/de Jesus 2
We ate here after visiting the Prado in the evening--it was a fun and tasty way to end our day. I e...
Queen Sofia Arts Center (Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia)
Santa Isabel, 52
We visited last week, on Easter Sunday, when it was free (it is free every Sunday, all day). We had...
National Library of Spain
Paseo de Recoletos, 20
Even though I thought this museum was one of the most interesting I went to in Madrid, I had to give...
Plaza de Oriente
opposite Palacio Real
The Plaza de Oriente is surrounded by the Teatro Real on one side, the Palacio Real on the other, an...
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)
Between C. Alfonso XII and Avenida de Menendez Pelayo
We visitd Parque del Retiro on our first day in Madrid, while attempting to beat the jet lag. It wa...
Paseo Del Prado, S/N
We visited the Prado on one of the evenings when it was FREE--as of April 2013, it was each evening,...
Paseo del Prado
Paseo del Prado
Wonderful place to stroll and people-watch. Beautiful architecture made me feel like I was in 19th-...