When to Enjoy the City Views from the Palacio de Cibeles

There is a lookout point located in the great tower of the palace and for the first time, it is accessible to the public to discover privileged views of the city of Madrid. Crowning the building, it offers the visitor … Continue reading “When to Enjoy the City Views from the Palacio de Cibeles”

Free Entrance to the Royal Palace

National Heritage has decided that the Royal Palace of Madrid will offer free visits to citizens of the European Union and Latin America, with proof of nationality, residence or work permit. Visiting hours are Monday-Thursday from 3pm to 6pm (October to March) and … Continue reading “Free Entrance to the Royal Palace”

Platform Zero: Chamberi Metro Station

As you ride on Metro Line 1, you may be catch a glimpse of an eerie abandoned station between the Iglesia and Bilbao metro stops. That was once the Chamberí Metro Station. Inaugurated on October 17, 1919,  it was one of the … Continue reading “Platform Zero: Chamberi Metro Station”