Articles about Spain

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Palacio de Buena Vista , Madrid
Located in Spain’s beautiful capital of Madrid, the Palacio de Buena Vista is a true sightseer’s dream, particularly for tourists who enjoy Spanish architecture and military history. In the article below we have provided a brief overview of this major Madrid attraction, including some facts regarding its history and the beautiful features of the building  [...]
Arco de Cuchilleros, Madrid
Are you planning a getaway to Madrid, the beautiful capital and largest city in Spain? Have you mapped out the itinerary for your trip and made a list of all the sites and attractions you’d like to visit? Madrid is one of the most bountiful cities in Europe in terms of its museums, stunning architecture  [...]
Antiguo Museo del Ejército, Madrid
Are you planning a visit to the beautiful country of Spain, or more specifically, to its largest city and capital, Madrid? Have you considered the sites and attractions you’d like to visit during your upcoming stay? Madrid is a city loaded with fun and interesting things to do and see, including precious historical monuments, stunning  [...]
Palacio de Comunicaciones, Madrid
Are you traveling to Madrid, Spain in the upcoming future, either for business or a family holiday, and looking for some interesting things to do and see while you’re in town? Are you a fan of Spanish architecture, particularly structures that were built before or around the turn of the century? The city of Madrid  [...]
Edificio ABC Serrano, Madrid
If you are planning to visit the beautiful and upbeat city of Madrid, Spain, and looking to do a little shopping while you’re in town, you will definitely want to check out the Edificio ABC, also known as the ABC Serrano Building or the Centro Comercial ABC Serrano. Edificio ABC has been described as Madrid’s  [...]
Madrid Water Reservoirs: The Embalse de Valmayor and El Atazar
Like most major metropolitan areas, Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, has a number of dams and reservoirs designed to harness the flow of various rivers that flow in and around the region. These structures help to stockpile water for various purposes throughout the city, including hydrology-based energy and drinking water. In the  [...]
Tapeo and Tapas, Madrid
Madrid, Spain, the nation’s capital and largest city, is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. However, it is also a city rich in history and tradition, a place where the old and the new seem to effortlessly blend to create one of the most pleasant environments in all of Europe. Tourists visiting  [...]
Alcalá de Henares, Madrid
If you plan to travel to Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, you should definitely take some time out of your busy tour schedule to visit some of its neighboring towns and cities, particularly the city of Alcalá de Henares, located roughly 35 kilometers northeast of the Spanish capital. Alcalá de Henares, which  [...]
Parque Warner Madrid
If you are planning to take your family on holiday in Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, you will no doubt want to visit some of the older and more traditional areas of the city, with monuments, statues and majestic architecture that together tell the story of this great city’s history. However, if  [...]
Museo Sorolla, Madrid
Thinking about visiting Madrid and looking for some interesting sites to visit during your stay—sites that are a bit off the “beaten path?” Do you have an interest in Spanish art, particularly the work of Joaquin Sorolla? If so, the Museo Sorolla, or Sorolla Museum, is definitely something you should add to your tour schedule.  [...]
Puerta de Toledo, Madrid
Are you traveling to Madrid, Spain for some fun and relaxation and looking for some interesting places to see while you’re in town? If so, you may want to pay a visit to the Puerta de Toledo. To illustrate why this is such a popular destination for locals and tourists alike, below we have provided  [...]
Palacio de las Cortes, Madrid
If you plan to visit Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, you should definitely think about scheduling a short visit to the Palacio de las Cortes. Built in the 1800s, the Palacio de las Cortes is the building that once housed the entire Cortes, or Spanish parliament. Today the impressive structure is home  [...]
Los Mesones de Madrid
Are you in the process of planning an exciting and eye-opening vacation to Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain? If so, you are no doubt looking forward to visiting the city’s many historical monuments, breathtaking landscapes, art museums and galleries. Visiting these popular tour spots, of which there are hundreds, is a great  [...]
San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid
If you’re traveling to the Madrid region of Spain in the upcoming months, you should definitely try to squeeze in a visit to San Lorenzo de El Escorial. A town and municipality in the Autonomous Community of Madrid, San Lorenzo de El Escorial is located just 47 kilometers (29 miles) from the Spanish capital, situated  [...]
Jardines de Cecilio Rodríguez, Madrid
Are you and your family planning a trip to Spain in the upcoming year, specifically to its capital and largest city of Madrid? Have you considered and/or mapped out an itinerary for your holiday, a list of some of the things you’d like to see and do during your visit? When most people think of  [...]
Conde Duque Cultural Center , Madrid, Spain
Are you preparing to visit or relocate to the city of Madrid—the capital and largest city of Spain—and looking for some fun and interesting things to do and see while you are visiting, attractions that won’t cost you an arm and a leg to see? Do you enjoy art, architecture, history and/or music? If you  [...]
Valle de los Caídos, Madrid, Spain
Madrid, Spain is home to a number of stunning monuments, but perhaps the most interesting and inspirational of these is the Valle de los Caídos. Spanish for the “Valley of the Fallen,” Valle de los Caídos is situated approximately 15 kilometers (8 miles) north of the renowned El Escorial and is one of the most  [...]
Palacio del Senado, Madrid
Are you traveling to Madrid, Spain this year as part of a family or romantic vacation? Do you need some ideas regarding some interesting sites to visit during your stay? The historic and very cosmopolitan city of Madrid is extremely fascinating; a world capital with hundreds, if not thousands of interesting things to do and  [...]
Sierra de Guadarrama, Madrid, Spain
Are you planning a trip to Madrid in the near future and need some ideas with regard to what to see and do while you are in town? Are you a fan of natural landscapes? The city of Madrid, Spain offers a wealth of interesting sights and attractions to visit. From world-class museums and galleries,  [...]