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Puerta del Sol

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Plaza Puerta del Sol, Madrid, 28013


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Puerta del Sol, Madrid - Reviews of Puerta del Sol - IgoUgo
But enough about the lay of the land. The Puerta del Sol has also been the site of one of the most important events in Spain’s history. On May 2, 1808, an uprising against occupying French forces under Napolean’s command began here. But the crowd of villagers proved to be little more than a bug ...

Gateway of the Sun (Puerta del Sol) - Madrid - Reviews of Gateway of the Sun (Puerta del Sol) - TripAdvisor
Puerto del Sol is all the wonderful things everybody says: always hopping, close to shopping, bars, tapas, restaurants, Plaza Mayor, and just a little walk to the museums, BUT I wouldn't ...

Puerta del Sol, Madrid, Spain : Reviews of Puerta del Sol - Yahoo! Travel
Puerta del Sol (Sun Gate) is the most popular and commercial area in the old town. Five hundred years ago it was just another city gate with an image of the su...

Puerta del Sol Blog: Reflections on Life in Spain and Spanish Culture
As I sit here typing this, at 10.30 at night, the sound of children playing comes up through the open window from the park below. Fifteen minutes ago, I was on my way home and the play area just down the road had about eight children in it, the eldest probably around eight years old. There were thre...

Puerta del Sol, Madrid, Spain (Gateway of the Sun)
. This marker, located in the pavement of the Puerta del Sol, is on the south side of the square near the clock tower. Amid all the pedestrian traffic, I could not find the marker. I had to ask a local to point it out to me. The marker is the official starting point of ...

Puerta del Sol- Madrid, Spain - VirtualTourist.com
Puerta del Sol (the gate to the sun), or better: simply called Sol, is the heart of Madrid. Its an overcrowded place of people hurrying to their work, the shops or just are there to meet up with their friends. Its a popular place of meeting. Its also at night the ultimate nightlife spot connecting t...

Puerta del Sol - Madrid Travel Guide - VirtualTourist.com
Ladies - the best places to shop in Madrid are along: - Puerta del Sol - Gran Via and, - Salamanca (for luxury products). Over at Pueta del Sol, you can shop to your heart's content at Spain's largest department store - El Corte Ingls (my favorite shopping haunt). If you come to Madrid during their...

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