There can be no question about it:
Midnight in Madrid – Magnifique!
Some cities just are. When spotlights carve out individual buildings out of the darkness, leaving others in a haze of indirect light and shadows, we, the observers, lose some things (context, a certain degree of detail) and win others: mainly scale.
Plaza de la Independencia
Some cities simply benefit more from this trade-off than others, and few do more so than Madrid.
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On a January week-end, we stayed in the capital city of Spain on the invitation of Spain’s leading budget airline, Vueling and online radio ScannerFM and their MyVuelingCity guides
. (Gracias, Vueling, y ScannerFM). Both urged us to rediscover the city on our own terms. And so we decided to search out a couple of possibilities for easy hiking in Madrid and its environs, nothing too long or too arduous, something that can be done by anybody who is spending a few days here on business or
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