Madrid, Spain

I recently traveled to Madrid, Spain and wanted to share a picture diary with you all! Madrid was a magical place. It’s an old city with so much charm. Around every corner, you could imagine the history that took place. If you are traveling to Madrid in the near future and have any questions, please contact us! We are happy to lead you in the right direction 🙂

LINK TO SKIRT IN PHOTO: Zara

Stay:

Favorite Restaurants:

  • Botin – Oldest Restaurant in the world!
    • Need reservations!
  • Toma Cafe – go for breakfast
    • Try Deluce de Leche and Pan con Tomate
  • Casa Revuelta
  • Las Chicas
  • Taberna Los Huevos de Lucio
    • Signature dish- fried eggs ‘broken’ over a pile of chips (DROOL!)
  • MUST GET PASTRIES from la Mallorquina

Favorite Roof Top Bars:

  • Tartan Roof at Circulo de Bellas Artes
  • The Hat
  • Terrace Room Mate at Hotel Oscar
  • Radio at Hotel Me Madrid Reina Victoria

Tourist Sites You Can’t Miss:

  • Plaza de la Villa
  • Plaza de Cibeles
  • Plaza Mayor
  • Puerta del Sol – middle of Spain
  • Alumdena Cathedral
  • Placaio del Cristal
  • Royal Palace
  • Museums: Prado, Reina Sofia, Thyssen
  • Real Madrid Soccer Stadium
Tour the Royal Palace

Visit: Plaza Mayor (so much history!!)
Old Streets of Madrid
Eat: Iberian Ham, Snacks, and Cava!!
Visit: The Royal Palace of Spain
Pretend you’re royal for a few minutes
Eat the FAMOUS AND AMAZING pastries at Madrid’s famous bakery: La Mallorquina
Roof Top Happy Hour: The Hat near Plaza Mayor
Go as many roof top happy hours as possible
Tour: Real Madrid Futbol Stadium (or see a game)
Drink all the Cava
Run / Walk in the famous park: El Parque del Buen Retiro
While in the park, visit the Crystal Palace
Visit the Crystal Palace
Roam the streets and get lost
Step on the famous Center of Spain
Shop on Grand Via (like NYC Fifth Ave)
Eat and drink at as many tapas bars as possible
Drink Vermouth like the locals
Dine at the OLDEST RESTAURANT in the WORLD: Botin

Questions about Madrid? Email us: twodifferentviewsblog@gmail.com

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