Without a doubt this is one of the most monumental and stunning architectural sites in Madrid due to its ideal location next to the Royal Palace and Royal Theatre.
In Plaza de Oriente Square you will find the Royal Theatre, one of the best Opera houses in Europe due to its modern facilities and unrivalled acoustics.
Plaza Mayor is a symbol of Madrid and must not be missed.
Located in the heart of Madrid, its origins stem from the reign of Felipe IV, when the Buen Retiro Palace was built on the initiative of Count Duke of Olivares.
Puerta del Sol is one of the nerve centres of Madrid.
This is an enormous green area covering 1,722 hectares, located just outside of Madrid.
The Market of Rastro in Madrid is the most popular open air flea market in Madrid. Read more about this market and more in this online tourist guide of Madrid.