Find the center of Madrid, where all the Spanish roads start.
On the square of the Sun, or the Puerta del Sol, is a "bronze zero" - a plate, from which all the roads leading from the center of Madrid start. You will find it near the entrance to the building of the House of the Post Office.
Be sure to stand on the plate, take selfie and write in Instagram "I am in the heart of Spain" :)
Where to do?
Puerta del Sol
The central area of the city where is a zero kilometer, all roads of Madrid begin, and where is a symbol of the city - the bear with strawberry tree.18
More things to do in Madrid
See a bullfight
You have a chance to see the cruel bullfighting, which is banned in many countries, from the best places on the arena. 1421Las Ventas
Pass from one bar in Madrid to another, order in each of them a beer or a glass of wine and try the traditional snack tapas.8
Ride cable car Teleferico
Use the quickest way to see the whole city center of Madrid - ride the Teleferico cable car over the sightseeing places. 4.204Tibidabo mountain
See flamenco in a tablao
Madrid is the capital of flamenco and you can enjoy this fiery dance in tablao, a restaurant with a stage for flamenco. 3519
In the hottest time of the year the only thing can help you against heat - the most famous Spanish cold soup gazpacho! 411
Try Cocido Madrileño
Try the pearl of Madrid cuisine - a dish which is served in three phases and has several kinds of meat and sausages that give it a special taste. 206
You should to follow the example of Spanish at breakfast and try churros - delicious choux based snack. 48
Try beer ice-cream
In our days ice cream is not only a dessert, but it is also an excellent addition to meat dishes and salty snacks. 44
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