Get inspired and plan your next trip with Fodoras ebook travel guide to Madrid. Intelligent Planning: Discover all of the essential, up-to-date travel insights you expect in a Fodoras guide, including Fodoras Choice dining and lodging, top experiences and attractions, and detailed planning advice. Easy Navigation for E-Readers: Whether youare reading this ebook from start to finish or jumping from chapter to chapter as you develop your itinerary, Fodoras makes it easy to find the information you need with a single touch. In addition to a traditional main table of contents for the ebook, each chapter opens with its own table of contents, making it easy to browse. Full-Color Photos and Maps: Itas hard not to fall in love with Madrid and its surrounding cities as you flip through a vivid full-color photo album. Explore the layout of city centers and popular neighborhoods with easy-to-read full-color maps. Plus get an overview of Spainas geography with the convenient atlas at the end of the ebook. Whatas Covered? Get to Know Madrid: Madridas boundless energy makes sights and sounds larger than life. The Prado, Reina SofAsa, and Thyssen-Bornemisza museums comprise one of the greatest repositories of Western art in the world. The cafAcs in the Plaza Mayor and wine bars in the nearby Cava Baja buzz, and nightlife stretches into the wee hours around Plaza Santa Ana. Sundayas crowded flea market in El Rasto is thick with overpriced oddities. Madrid is in the geographical center of Spain, and itas an excellent jumping-off point for exploring other historically significant sites, most notably Toledo, Segovia and Salamanca. Other inviting cities in the regions of Castile-La Mancha and Castile-LeA³n include LeA³n, Burgos, Soria, SigA¼enza, and Cuenca. Extremadura, Spainas remote borderland with Portugal, is intriguing and often overlooked. Highlights include CAiceres, packed with medieval and Renaissance churches and palaces; Trujillo, lined with mansions of Spainas imperial age; ancient Merida, Spainas richest trove of Roman ruins; and the Jerte Valley, which turns white in late March with the blossoming of 1 million cherry trees. Note: This ebook edition includes photographs and maps that will appear on black-and-white devices but are optimized for devices that support full-color images.Rental Cars Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, and National (partnered in Spain with the Spanish agency Atesa) have branches at major ... All agencies have a range of models, but virtually all cars in Spain have a manual transmission.
|Title||:||Fodor's Madrid and Side Trips|
|Publisher||:||Fodor's - 2011-05-17|