Madrid’s 5th Avenue, now full of chain shops but still an interesting architectural amalgamation.
Gran Vía (literally "Great Way") is an ornate and upscale shopping street located in central Madrid. Today the street is known as the Spanish Broadway, and it is one of the streets with the most nightlife in Europe. It is known as the street that never sleeps. It leads from Calle de Alcalá, close to…
The Gran Via is one of the things which makes Madrid one of the most cosmopolitan cities in this world. You can find most things here: theatres, cinemas, restaurants, stores, neon lights and lively nightlife.
“If you been to Paris, you have seen the Louvre, and in Madrid... the Prado!”
“A park to chill, meet friends, lay in the grass where you can see and listen people improvising music by the lake, where you can walk for ages though nice and clean pathways... you can algo hire a bike and discover secret and beautiful park corners ”
“2. Plaza Mayor The Plaza Mayor, located in the heart of the city a few minutes walk from the Puerta del Sol, is another of the essential places to visit in Madrid. This rectangular plaza 129 meters long and 94 wide, is surrounded by buildings and prominent places such as the Arco de Cuchilleros, the Casa de la Panadería, the most important building in the Plaza Mayor and the Statue of Felipe III, a gift from Duke of Florence.”
“Top contemporary art museum in Madrid. Always featuring interesting activities and concerts ”
“Beautiful, easy to cover in one day eclectic, and just a few blocks from Gran Via. Lovely garden to relax or share your passion for art. A spiritual experience about human possibilities.”