Hotels in Madrid
Visiting the beautiful city of Madrid?
Planning a trip to Madrid? There is no shortage of things to do in Madrid but the best vacation starts with planning. Let’s start with sight-seeing because that is why we visit new places. There are lots of sights to see in Madrid. If you like buildings you should stop by and visit Metropolis which is one of the most significant buildings in Madrid. The Plaza Mayor is another popular building because it is full of cafes and bars. So you get to look at a beautiful piece of architecture and can also grab a drink. There are also many beautiful cathedrals to take photos of including the Iglesia de San Antonio de Los Alemanes. You could also stop by the Sorolla Museum which is a small but very popular museum.
There is so much to look at you probably should invest in a tour guide. This way you won’t miss the more beautiful parts of Madrid. Not sure how you want to get around on your trip? Madrid has several spots where you can rent gear for your vacation experience. There is no need to drive a car and miss all the good stuff. Rent a bike or maybe even a scooter if you want to travel around quicker. You could even sign up for a bike tour which will take you around the Segway or bike trail. Feeling energetic? You could always join a running tour such as Madrid Sightrunning. Get some good exercise while exploring Madrid. There are a few golf courses if you enjoy the outdoors. One of the top rated golf courses is the Golf Olivar so head on over and practice your back swing. Want something more extreme than golfing?
Head on over to Fly Art Madrid where they offer the first flying trapeze school. It’s an experience you will never forget and possibly never get again. Have the kids? No problem. They’ll really enjoy visiting the Zoo Aquarium de Madrid. With over two thousand animal species this is one of the largest zoos in the world and don’t forget to stop by the gift shop to get the kids a stuffed animal of their favorite animal from the habitats. You are sure to walk away with some good pictures for the photo album. If you don’t mind spending a little bit of money you could always try a safari. It’s an experience you don’t get very often but can get it at Safari de Madrid. It’s a drive that takes you close to animals roaming around.
Much closer than the zoo and there is no glass between you and the animals. It is of course perfectly safe and exciting. Need to let the kids run out some of that energy? There are many beautiful parks to let them run around and wear themselves out. You could take them to Retiro Park or Madrid Rio. These are two of the more popular parks but there are more than twenty to choose from. The vacation can continue all through the night with more than five hundred bars and night clubs you are sure to find a spot to stop in for a drink and maybe even some dancing.
Stop by Cardamomo Tablao Flamenco for a flamenco experience. If you’re looking to dance you should stop by La Fidula. There is much shopping to be done in Madrid. Madrid has nine different malls to choose from so you are sure to find a few stores to fit your style. Looking for a different type of purchase? Try one of the art galleries and bring a work of art home with you. You could also join a shopping tour if you aren’t sure what you are looking to buy. There’s nothing wrong with just window shopping. There are several theaters to catch a movie and snack on some popcorn. If you like real theater you could attend an opera at Gran Teatro Ruedo Las Ventas.
El Rey Leon is a popular performance to catch. If you want something a little calmer you could try out the ballet performances at Ballet Flamenco de Madrid. You could also go for a dinner theater and enjoy both a dinner and a show. La Taberna de Mister Pinkleton offers dinner and a show to its occupants. Here to try the food? Well you won’t be disappointed. There are food tours and cooking classes. Why not learn to cook something new? Need something to tone down that spice?
Take a wine tour and taste some different flavors of wine. If you prefer beer over wine you could take a beer bike tour at Bbike Madrid. Whatever you are looking for you’ll be able to find a restaurant where you can find a food to fit your tastes. After a day in Madrid you’ll want to go back to a comfortable hotel. Come by Rated Holidays and we’ll find a hotel to fit your budget and needs. We can find you a hotel that you can afford. We can even find you a hotel near some of the places you will want to visit on your vacation. Whatever type of vacation you are hoping for Madrid is a great visit.
Madrid has a very vibrant night life and is popular for flamenco dancing which is not something you can see everywhere. There are many different types of architecture and areas for sight-seeing. Many tours are offered to make your viewing experiences better and more informed. There are places for both kids and adults to visit. From wine to beer there are many different flavors of spirits that you can try. Not all the food in Madrid is spicy and there are many different types of foods and locations for you to try out. If you are feeling adventurous you can try your hand at cooking. Don’t leave for home until you’ve shopped around for some souvenirs. There are many different stores for all those treasures you are looking for. Your vacation in Madrid is one you won’t be forgetting.