Exploring Madrid Sights

November 5, 2011 · Posted in Europe · Comment 

Come and visit Spain and experience the best of Madrid sights. The capital city of Spain has a lot to offer – from the lively scenes on its squares, to the delis, gardens and old and historical structures. Madrid sights will truly enlighten your stay.

The city has a wide range of attractions which caters to a lot of tastes. You can always get started by exploring the city’s center then moving on o the three major districts: the Retiro, Salamanca and Arganzuela. You will find also a lot of tourist spots outside as well.

Going downtown you will find the Plaza Mayor. You can find a lot of cheerful store fronts in here. A stone’s throw away is the Palacio Real where you can find the main seat of the Spanish Royal Family. The palace opens around 50 rooms which can be toured around. It is surrounded by a large garden called the Campo del Moro where many visitors can relax in.

You can also treat yourself to the many delights of Madrid such as its famous Spanish opera houses; the most known is the Teatro Real. You can also stop over the many museums that house a lot of sculptures and works of many famous Spanish artists such as Goya, Velazquez, Rubens, Breughel and many more. You will also find a lot of foreign pieces in here as well.

If you wish to relax, you can go to Madrid’s many gardens such as the Retiro, the largest and most famous recreational park. You can also stop over the Royal Botanical Harden if you want to see a lot of exotic plants and species. You will have to pay the entrance fee though if you want to visit the botanical park.

Madrid has a lot of interesting sights such as stadiums and animal zoos. There are many theme parks in here as well. You will a lot of historic spots here in Madrid giving you a little more light on Madrid sights.

Harvin Gulfill is the editor of Weekendophold. Here you can also read more about Sevaerdigheder Madrid.