Rough Guide Pocket Madrid



Discover this exciting city with the most incisive and entertaining guidebook on the market. Whether you plan to admire masterpieces in the Prado, bar-crawl through the Rastro or watch a game at the Bernabeu, this new edition of Pocket Rough Guide Madrid will show you the ideal places to sleep, eat, drink and shop along the way. – Independent, trusted reviews written in Rough Guides’ trademark blend of humour, honesty and insight, to help you get the most out of your visit. – Full-colour maps and a free pull-out map – navigate the backstreets of Madrid de los Asturias or work your way down monumental Gran Via without needing to get online. – Stunning, inspirational image. – Things not to miss – Rough Guides’ rundown of Madrid’s best sights and experiences. – Itineraries – carefully planned days to help you organize your visit. – Detailed city coverage – whether ticking off the big sights or getting off the tourist trail, this travel guide has in-depth practical advice for every step of the way. Areas covered include: Madrid de los Asturias; Palacio Real; Opera; Rastro; Lavapies; Embajadores; Sol; Santa Ana; Huertas; Paseo del Arte; Retiro; Gran Via; Chueca; Malasana; Salamanca; Paseo de la Castellana; Plaza de Espana. Attractions include: Museo del Prado; Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza; Museo Reina Sofia; Palacio Real; Estadio Santiago Bernabeu; Real Fabrica de Tapices; the Retiro; Parque de Atracciones. – Day-trips – venture further afield to Toledo, Segovia, El Escorial, Aranjuez or Chinchon. – Accommodation – the best places to stay, to suit every budget. – Essentials – crucial pre-departure practical information including getting there, local transport, health, tourist information, festivals and events, and more. – Background information – an easy-to-use chronology, plus a handy language section and glossary. About Rough Guides: Escape the everyday with Rough Guides. We are a leading travel publisher known for our tell it like it is attitude, up-to-date content and great writing. Since 1982, we’ve published books covering more than 120 destinations around the globe, with an ever-growing series of ebooks, a range of beautiful, inspirational reference titles, and an award-winning website. We pride ourselves on our accurate, honest and informed travel guides.

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