Day 2: Madrid Bicycle Tour September 14th 2009 Evening Day 1
When I left you last, I was headed out for an evening adventure. My goal was to stay up until 10pm, to help alleviate jet lag. I ended up sitting in the hotel terrace, which is on a major pedestrian way, having a glass of wine and watching the Madrileños walk by. Lovely!
Day 2: Biking Madrid
So, I have this thing for taking bike tours in a new city. It is an easy way to see all th ... read more
Europe » Spain » District of Madrid » Madrid Spain's powerful world empire of the 16th and 17th centuries ultimately yielded command of the seas to England. Subsequent failure to embrace the mercantile and industrial revolutions caused the country to fall behind Britain, France, and Germany in ... ... read more