Friday, 16 August 2013

Madrid: Europe's Big Mystery

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Jardines de Sabatini. View of the Palacio Royal de Madrid (Royal Palace of Madrid)


Madrid is with nearly 3.3 million people the third biggest city within the European Union, the capital of the Reino de EspaƱa and the seat of the Spanish Royal family. Despite these facts is Madrid relatively unknown to many people. Reason for this is probably the lack of an outstanding landmark. Rome has the Colosseum. London has the Big Ben. Moscow is home to the Kremlin and Berlin to the Brandenburg Gate. Even Barcelona has more sights attracting the average traveller. But Madrid? What can you find in Madrid? - A good question!



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