Parque des RetiroThe most famous city park. If you walk in the park, you will find Palacio de Cristal, iron and glass structure realized for the Exhibition of the Philippine Islands there. Today, heshelters temporary exhibitions quite as the Palace Vélasquez and Accommodated her of Vacas. In the park del Retiro, you can also discover the tree considered as the oldest of Madrid: the ahuehuete orthe Mexican cypress planted in 1632. The park del Retiro also offers the possibility of assisting a session of t'ai chi ch'uan, of consulting a clairvoyant or of listening to the music of theitinerant artists. To see: Palacio de Cristal, gardens, monument A Alphonse XII, El Angel Caido's statue, only monument of the world dedicated to the devil. To make: walk in boat on the lake, to visit themuseum of the Army

Palais royal

The Royal Palace is a large and luxurious building which was built with a base of columns. This is the official residence of the kings of Spain. You can walk aroundand in the palace between the fountains and plants.Today the palace is intended to organize dinners and royal audiences as well as famous events like the day of "Hispanidad" (official holiday inSpain). The Royal Palace also offers a gallery with a total of 70 tables.

Musem of Prado

The Prado Museum was inaugurated in 1819. It is housed in a magnificent neo-classical. It brings together thecollections that have made the kings of Spain from Charles V. The largest collection of Spanish masters in the world is exposed. The Italian and Flemish schools are also well represented.

MadridLocated in the heart of the Iberian Peninsula, Madrid is a cosmopolitan city which has preserved its architectural and cultural heritage while providing visitors a modern hotel infrastructure. Thehistoric center of Madrid shows the splendor of the city in the 16th century, when it gained the status of capital of the kingdom. From that time, successive large buildings, the Royal Palace to the... [à continuer]

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