Madrid – Reina Sofia, El Retiro Parque and Moncloa

Today we were putting our wine obsession aside (for a few hours at least) and setting out to explore some of Madrid’s cultural offers. The 4 of us have exceedingly different views on art and since I had visited the Prado the last time Maeve and Ruairidh kindly conceded to go to the Reina Sofia … More Madrid – Reina Sofia, El Retiro Parque and Moncloa

Wandering Madrid

Our final day in this beautiful city began. We woke up and had to pack our stuff up then leave our luggage at the hostel so that we could spend our final day exploring. We made our down Gran Via, full of the leftovers from the previous evening including sick and prostitutes. Apparently nights out … More Wandering Madrid

The Winebus

After a lovely refreshing sleep on our memory foam mattresses we awoke ready to see what day 2 would entail. We had arranged a tour entitled ‘The Winebus’ and so after getting ready we took the tube to Claridge Hotel for the meeting spot, stopping off on the way to pick up a ham and … More The Winebus