Explore the past and the present of this spectacular Spanish capital

Madrid, Spain

Madrid, the long-standing capital of Spain, is one of the most culturally and historically rich cities in the country and is a perfect vacation destination for couples that wish to truly explore this land.  Warm in the summer and cool in the winter, it’s a great place to visit no matter the time of year.  Explore the many architectural wonders of the city and peruse the countless museums and galleries.  Or take a look at the more modern side of Madrid by tasting its fine cuisine, walking its many shopping districts and heading out after dark to enjoy the nightlife.  With so much to do, Madrid is an excellent holiday spot for all types.  Has anyone visited Madrid before?  What were some of your favorite things to do while there?

 

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