Madrid


I went to Madrid way back in October 2015 and forgot/didn’t get around to posting my photos, so here they are!

I really liked Madrid, and would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a fun weekend mini-break…

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Now that’s my kind of Bodega!

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An evening stroll around the city centre for some wine and tapas…

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Me and D hanging out

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Tapas baby!

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At some famous restaurant for some eggy chips!

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Early morning Madrid sunshine

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At the Spanish Red Cross headquarters

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Slightly sad that one of the central metro stations has been renamed “Vodafone Sol” – that’s corporate sponsorship taken a tad too far…

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Today’s specials – gin and tonic!

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Aubergine wall…

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Can’t remember the name of this place – but it’s where I saw Guernica…

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Oh wait – it was called the Museo Reina Sofia!

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I found the Crystal Palace – turns out it’s just a great big old Victorian greenhouse. Very beautiful, but still….essentially just a greenhouse

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Groovy and weird art installation inside the greenhouse – Some dinosaur bones and Jesus…

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Some very funky trees

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Mmmm – cerveza and tapas…

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Mmmmm Iberico Jamon…. that’s a lot of ham…

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Very cool Escher mural on a wall

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Madrid Segway tours – hilarious. There were literally about 15 of them in a row, all pootling around on their segways. Like you do.

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And finally – how cool is Madrid? The gin and tonic was blue!

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