There can be no question about it:
Midnight in Madrid – Magnifique!
Some cities just are. When spotlights carve out individual buildings out of the darkness, leaving others in a haze of indirect light and shadows, we, the observers, lose some things (context, a certain degree of detail) and win others: mainly scale.
Plaza de la Independencia
Some cities simply benefit more from this trade-off than others,
… Midnight In Madrid
Cercedilla Dreaming All the leaves are brown…
… and the skies are grey.
I’ve been for a walk …
…. on a winter’s day.
… Cercedilla Dreaming
On a January week-end, we stayed in the capital city of Spain on the invitation of Spain’s leading budget airline, Vueling and online radio ScannerFM and their MyVuelingCity guides
. (Gracias, Vueling, y ScannerFM). Both urged us to rediscover the city on our own terms. And so we decided to search out a couple of possibilities for easy hiking in Madrid and its environs, nothing too long or too
… Sniffing Out Easy Hiking In Madrid