Madrid from the roof of the Fine Arts
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. The question is: do you want to be a Jack deaf or do you want to break your routine life and visit a beautiful city that is rich and glorious history, splendid architecture and museums with a splendid collection of art and artifacts? If your idea of a perfect holiday is to walk through a picturesque city, then Madrid is the place for you. From the amazing architecture, amazing art collection as a daredevil sport of bullfighting, whatever, this city has it all.
If you want to take a few steps back in time and go back to the 15th century (you do not need a time machine), then the Puerta del Sol, also known as the Puerta del Sol is the place to visit. This is one of the gates of the wall that surrounded the city back in the 15th century. Facing this, the door is decorated with a rising sun. Puerta del Sol was the busiest place in time and still is. Walk a few blocks and get to the Plaza Mayor, a huge square built during the time of the Habsburgs.
Three-story residential buildings around the rectangular 129 by 94 meters square. An interesting feature of these buildings is the 273 balconies overlooking the square. Since its inception, this has been a special place for various parties. Bullfights, the coronation of kings and queens and even executions. When
in Madrid, you have to walk through the Parque del Buen Retiro. The most impressive feature of this park is a statue called The Fallen Angel. What makes this different from the other statue statues is that is dedicated to Satan.
There is no way you can come to Madrid and visit the Prado Museum. Every day, a large number of people who come to this museum acclaimed. The art collection is one of the largest in the world. The works of famous artists such as Goya, Bartolomé Bermejo, Alonzo Cano, El Greco can be seen here.
Ultimately, Madrid is a dream city where you can enjoy a dream vacation. This is something you do not want to miss, right? Then it’s time to pack up and take the passport. This is a trip you will never forget, that’s for sure. To rent a holiday home on the Costa Blanca just browse locations vacances espagne, location villa espagne vacances espagne and Club Villamar.