The official residence of the Spanish royalty is a must-see. However, spotting the king here will be hard, as it is used only for state…
Madrid's central square is dominated by a bronze statue of King Philip III, dating back to 1616.
The most famous central square is the official starting point for Spain's 6 National Roads.
The name speaks for itself - this renowned museum prides itself on one of the largest collections of European art in the world.
The square has become one of the most iconic places in Madrid and is an absolute must for every tourist.
Set on the site of a medieval mosque, the cathedral now serves as the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madrid.
El Retiro is a former royal park which was opened to the public at the end of the 19th century.
This splendid monumental gate commissioned by Carlos III is the most notable sight of the Independence Square.
What once served as an exhibition space for biological artefacts from the Philippines is now used as an art gallery. Designed by R.
Overlooking the beautiful lake in Buen Retiro Park, this memorial is a tribute to King Alfonso XII, who ruled in Spain from 1874 to 1885.
If you are a fan modern architecture, do not forget to check out these twin towers, one of the tallest buildings in Spain.
Originally commissioned by King Henry III as a hunting lodge, the small castle was turned into a palace during the reign of Carlos V by the…
The second largest park in Madrid, named after Juan Carlos I of Spain, is famous for its collection of modern sculptures.
The Parque de El Capricho is a park in Madrid. The name means "the folly" in Spanish.
Puerta de Hierro merely means Iron Gate, In Madrid this is a monument of the second half of the eighteenth century, located in the…
Maria Gemma Umberta Galgani was an Italian mystic, venerated as a saint in the Roman Catholic Church since 1940.
In architecture, an exedra is a semicircular recess, often crowned by a semi-dome, which is sometimes set into a building's façade or is…
The Plaza de Castilla is a roundabout in the north of Madrid, Spain.
The M-30 orbital motorway circles the central districts of Madrid, the capital city of Spain.
A very bright restaurant which is serving traditional Thai cuisine in a lightsome interior. The meals look like a piece of art.