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One of the most popular cities in Spain, Madrid is one of the best cities to visit to learn about the culture of Spain. The city has many bullrings, some spectacular stadiums and beautifully designed sculptures and monuments. Seeing them all during your holiday could mean that car rental is the best option for transport.
Every year Madrid attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world. Bernabeu Stadium is a football stadium in the Chamartin district of Madrid. The stadium was inaugurated on 14th December 1947. The capacity of stadium is 80,354 spectators and in 2007, it was named as a UEFA Elite stadium. Sports fans can make the most of car hire services to visit this and other sporting attractions in the city.
The Museo de Lazaro Galdiano is a 19th mansion, which has been carefully and beautifully renovated. It has 37 rooms, which are full of artworks by some of the most famous old masters of Europe. Visitors usually take the elevator to the top floor and work down, lingering over such artefacts as the 15th century hand-woven vestments, swords and daggers, royal seals, 16th-century crystal from Limoges and Byzantine jewellery as well as Italian bronzes from ancient times to the Renaissance and medieval armor.
The Cibeles fountain is in Paseo de Recoletos. It depicts the good Cibeles sitting on a carriage being pulled by two lions. It was built between 1777 and 1782. The goddess and chariot were made by Francisco Gutiérrez and the lions were made by Roberto Michel. To see this and other artistic attractions make the most of Madrid car rental services.
Las Ventas is a very famous bullring in Madrid. It is situated in the barrio of Guindalera. The bullring was inaugurated in 1931. Capacity of the bullring is 25,000 people. It is often called the home of bullfighting in Spain. Alternatively there is the Gran Via, which means Great Way. It is a street which is full of shopping opportunities. It is located in central Madrid and is one of the best shopping areas in the city as well as one of the liveliest streets. There are a large number of hotels here.
The Museo Romantic is a palace built in the 18th century and it is now used as a museum. The theme of the museum is the life of the middle class in Madrid during the 18th century. There is an interesting collection of household objects laid out in different rooms. The walls of the museum are decorated with portraits of the Royal Family and some important people of Spain. Madrid car rental is perfect for seeing this and other museums in the city and making sure that your holiday is one to remember.
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