After a hard day's fact-finding mission in Madrid, The Travel Bug relaxed with a cold beer in Plaza Mayor and told me all the things he had learned about Spain’s fabulous capital city.
|Quiero cerveza, por favor!|
This is what he found out!
- Madrid is the highest capital city in Europe, sitting approximately 650 metres above sea level
- Madrid has more cloudless days that any other city in Europe.
- Madrid’s main square, Plaza Mayor, was once used for staging bullfights and inquisitions. No one expects the Spanish inquisition…
Do you have any fascinating facts about Madrid for The Travel Bug??