9 Essential Things to do in Madrid

9 Essential Things to do in Madrid

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As the largest city in Spain, Madrid is truly the heart of the country, geographically and culturally. While it’s a very modern and vibrant metropolis, the past is alive everywhere you look in the Spanish capital, from parks and museums to restaurants and theaters. With so much to do, it can be hard to know where to begin! Luckily we’ve put together a cheat sheet with Madrid’s most essential sights.

1) Parque del Retiro

Sometimes referred to as “The Central Park of Madrid,” Parque Del Retiro is perfect for afternoon picnics, sunset strolls, and jogs through the beautifully-maintained gardens and the crystal palace.

2) Prado National Museum

This museum is to Spain what the Louvre is to France, with an impressive collection of Spanish art featuring the brilliant works of Francisco Goya in all their splendor.

3) Reina Sofia National Museum

While the Prado is magnificent, no visit to Madrid…

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