Articles about Spain

Madrid
The Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Madrid
As a tourist visiting Madrid, there is certainly no shortage of things to do or places to see, but one of the sites you simply must check out while visiting this historic city is the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, home to the Real Madrid football (soccer) club.  Football is one of, if not the favorite pastime  [...]
Palacio Real, Madrid
If you’re planning to visit Madrid in the near future, you should really consider putting the Palacio Real on your list of can’t-miss sites to see. To illustrate why this is such a fascinating stop along your tour route, below we have compiled a few interesting facts about the Palacio Real, including some information regarding  [...]
Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas, Madrid
When visiting Madrid, the bustling and historic capital city of Spain, there are literally hundreds of things to do and see, so many, in fact, that’s it’s impossible to see everything during the course of a single stay. However, if your goal is to explore and truly soak up the culture and traditions of this  [...]
Puente de Segovia, Madrid
When planning a vacation to Madrid, the bustling and historically fertile capital of Spain, it can often be a challenge to take in all of the sites and attractions you wish to see, even if your stay in the city is to be quite lengthy. The main reason for this is that Madrid, a city  [...]
Templo de Debod, Madrid
Are you planning a trip to Spain’s capital city of Madrid and considering some of the sites and attractions to visit during your stay? Do you have a taste for the unique and extraordinary, particularly when it comes to monuments and architecture? If you do, we strongly advise that you add the Templo de Debod  [...]
Monasterio de El Escorial, Madrid
El Escorial, a monastery located approximately 30 miles northwest of Madrid in the shadow of the Sierra de Guadarrama Mountains, is one of the country’s most treasured and beloved sites and a must-see attraction for visitors and tourists. Below we have compiled some interesting facts about this architectural wonder, including its history and characteristics and  [...]
Iglesia de San Jerónimo el Real, Madrid
Traveling to Madrid, Spain in the near future? Have an interest in history, architecture and/or world religions? If so, one of the buildings you should really consider visiting is the Iglesia San Jerónimo el Real. From its undeniable historical significance to the manner in which the church was constructed so many centuries ago, the Iglesia  [...]
Bolsa de Comercio de Madrid
Are you planning to visit Spain in the near future and looking for some interesting sites to visit. Do you have a combined interest in finance and architecture? If so, the Bolsa de Comerico, commonly referred to as the Madrid Stock Exchange, is definitely a site you’ll want to add to your itinerary. To help  [...]
Iglesia de Santa Bárbara, Madrid
Are you planning an upcoming trip to Madrid, the thriving capital of Spain, and currently in the process of creating an itinerary—a list of things to do and see during your visit? Have you yet to come across the Iglesia de Santa Bárbara, one of Madrid’s oldest and most beautiful churches? If not, the following  [...]
Banco de España, Madrid
If you’re traveling to Madrid, the capital and economic hub of Spain, you should really consider taking time out of your busy schedule to stop by the Banco de Espana, or Bank of Spain. The national central bank of Spain, Banco de España was first established in Madrid back in 1782 by King Charles III.  [...]
Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, Madrid
Situated in the city of Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, the Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales is a must-see tourist attraction for visitors. This royal monastery, which is now administered by the Patrimonio Nacional, dates back to the 16th century and is now open daily for tour groups to explore. Below we  [...]
Plaza Mayor, Madrid
Are you planning a trip to Madrid, Spain and currently in the process of compiling a tentative itinerary for your visit? If so, one of the places you simply must put on your schedule is the Plaza Mayor. A portico square at the heart of Hapsburg Madrid, the Plaza Mayor is located in the older  [...]
Mercado de San Miguel, Madrid
Are you coming to Madrid, Spain in the upcoming future, either for a short holiday or extended visit, and looking for some fun and interesting things to do while you are in town? Are you a fan of traditional marketplaces, where food and other goods are sold in an atmosphere that’s more social than it  [...]
Teatro Real, Madrid
Are you planning to visit Madrid, Spain in the upcoming future and looking for some interesting things to do and see while you’re in town? Are you a fan of the opera and classical music? If so, you may want to consider adding the Teatro Real to your itinerary. To help you become more familiar  [...]
Plaza de la Villa, Madrid
Do you intend to visit Madrid, Spain in the near future and need some ideas with regard to some of the must-see sights and attractions? Are you a fan of history and of distant European architecture? If so, one of the sites you should really consider adding to your tour schedule is the Plaza de  [...]
Estación de Atocha, Madrid
If an upcoming vacation is going to have you traveling within Madrid and throughout the various cities and towns of beautiful Spain, you will no doubt be visiting the Estación de Atocha. The Estación de Atocha is the largest and most impressive railway station in Madrid and the primary station serving the city’s commuter trains  [...]
Edificio Metrópolis, Madrid
Are you planning to visit Madrid, Spain in the near future, perhaps for business or an extended holiday? Have you mapped out the various sites and attractions you’d like to visit during your stay? If you have, hopefully you’ve included the Edificio Metrópolis on your list, one of Spain’s most recognizable and impressive structures. Below  [...]
Estación Príncipe Pio, Madrid
If you’re planning to visit Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, one of the sites you should definitely check out is the Estación Príncipe Pio. To demonstrate why this is such a popular locale for tourists and local Madrileños, below we have provided a brief profile of the Estación Príncipe Pio, including some  [...]
Palacio de Fernán Núñez, Madrid
Are you planning a trip to Madrid, Spain and seeking some fun and interesting ideas as to what to do and see during your visit? Do you have an interest in history and architecture, particularly architecture of the late 18th century and early 19th century? If you do, you may want to consider adding the  [...]
Palacio de Liria, Madrid
Are you planning a visit to Madrid, the capital of Spain and its largest and most vibrant city? Have you commenced with the process of mapping out your itinerary, making a list of some interesting and exciting things to do and see while you’re in town? If you have started this process, you may want  [...]