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Attractions to Enjoy in Madrid, Spain

Madrid possesses a wealth of cultural attractions, with many museums, art galleries and palaces. This guide gives you some information about the city so that you can fly to Madrid in the luxury holidays of your private jet aircraft.

With architecture from as old as the 10th and 11th century, Madrid is characterised by intense cultural and artistic activity. Madrid is also a great place to see the traditional Spanish arts with the largest bullring in Spain at Las Ventas and a flamenco scene on a par with the traditional flamenco cities of the south. Moreover, with hundreds of theatre shows, opera etc., Madrid is an ideal option for a weekend break.

Attractions to enjoy in Madrid:

Prado Museum – The Prado is one of the world’s most famous art museums. It contains masterpieces from the 12th to the 19th century making it one of the most visited Madrid tourist attractions.

Reina Sofia Art Museum – The Reina Sofia art museum is a part of Madrid’s ‘Golden Triangle’ of famous museums. You can find extremely important collections of 20th and 21st century art. Picasso’s would famous Guernica is included in this museum. Moreover, it also houses the works of Miro and Dalí.

Retiro Park – Plaza de Independencia – It is one of the most popular spots among tourists. Retiro Park is a wonderful oasis of calm to the East of
the centre of Madrid. The park was once a palace garden. This park also contains a boating lake with many majestic fountains.

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Trinidad and Tobago Fusion of Beauty

Trinidad and Tobago are a fusion of beauty, culture, history, fascinating cuisine and so much more. They are as different as the proverbial “chalk and cheese”, but therein lies the allure. Visitors get a two for one deal when they visit the twin island republic. It’s known as “TNT” by its citizens, a name that’s apt and fitting.

In Trinidad the destinations are lively, friendly, bubbly, people; while Tobago will woo you with its serenity, beauty and mysticism. These islands were joined hundreds of years ago by the British who once owned them. They became independent since August 1962. They have managed their economy successfully since then and have established themselves as an economic power house in the region.

Trinidad and Tobago needs to be explored separately, and then merged to truly appreciate their uniqueness, while recognizing their compatibility.

TOBAGO

Tobago is the smaller and quieter of the two “sisters”, contributing her natural beauty to the allure of the islands. Travelers will be welcomed by her exquisite charm. They will be mesmerised by the wonder of the Buccoo reef, which is a marine protected area, as they are taken out in glass bottom boats to view the variety of marine life that call the reef home. The Nylon Pool lies just behind the reef, it was named by Princess Margaret when she visited it back in 1962. The locals claim that the Pool has rejuvenating powers. Pigeon Point is one of the most popular beaches in the Caribbean. The white sandy beach is lined with coconut and is well-kept and managed.

WHAT TO EAT

Tobago has a varied cuisine, some of it can also be found in its sister isle Trinidad. Nevertheless, they have their own unique dishes, such as crab and dumplings. bene balls (sesame seeds formed into a ball and held together with sugary mixture), toolum, another island confectionery, is also round. Its ingredients are molasses with grated coconut. Visitors can enjoy other creole dishes such as callaloo, ( a dish made with dasheen leaves, coconut milk, ochros and seasoned with green seasonings). salt fish buljol, this is shredded salt fish seasoned with fresh seasonings and heated with hot oil. Make My Trip

WHERE TO EAT

There are many different types of restaurants on the island. Some provide international as well as local dishes, while others offer mainly local cuisine. For the lovers of fast food; there are restaurants to satisfy you as well. Most are reasonably priced and well run.

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Travelers Paradise Thailand

Thailand is the most visited country in Southeast Asia. This thanks to the incomparable natural beauty, as its beautiful tropical islands to the south and the jungle in the north, but also historical and artistic wonders, Buddhist monastery and museums. All this accompanied by the possibility of creating very beautiful places for vacation without spending astronomical sums.

The excellent quality-price ratio is indeed one of the most obvious travel destinations. True shopper’s paradise, Thailand has earned over time a well-deserved fame as a natural and cultural heritage: a journey into the land of smiles means coming into contact with a place that likes to call itself a strong identity and distinguish itself as “thainess” food, massages and wellness, crafts, holidays, accommodation, everything falls into that particular principal character of being “Thai”.

The Food

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