This is the stretch of Paseo de la Castellana that connects Plaza de Colón to Cibeles Fountain . It's spacious and ... More
Paseo de Recoletos
This is the stretch of Paseo de la Castellana that connects Plaza de Colón to Cibeles Fountain . It's spacious and attractive with garden boulevards between the sidewalks. On your way, you'll pass by some famous landmarks worth visiting, like the Banco Hipotecario building (number 10), El Espejo Cafe and Cafe Gijón . During Christmas holidays, craft stalls are set up here selling all sorts of authentic work.
Madrid's Italian church celebrates mass in Italian if a large enough group of native speakers requests it. The building has
a perfectly preserved 12th century mudejar tower with lobe and horseshoe arches that was the minaret of a mosque ...
Two modern sculptures commemorate the discovery of the Americas in this central square. You'll see Joaquín Vaquero Turcios' chunky cement
blocks decorated with inscriptions by philosophers and indigenous leaders on the Calle Serrano side, and a more traditional sculpture ...
Built of granite, glass and metal, the angle at which these towers lean is simply spectacular. They're 27 stories high
and a shining example of how dynamic and modern Madrid has become. Their official name is Puerta de Europa ...