I had previously been to Spain before in 2011 for four days in Barcelona. Barcelona was a huge city, oddly reminiscent of a combination of New York and Los Angeles, but with a European twist. I was happy to get the chance to visit Spain again two years later in December 2013.
I loved my time in Madrid because I was able to experience a more intimate Spanish city. Compared to Barcelona, I could really feel a lot of the older historical and cultural influences.Read More