The Lonely Planet guide to Madrid offers frank and informal advice on an extensive range of sights, activities, accommodation, restaurants and nightlife.
View the marvellous frescoes at Plaza Mayor, enjoy tapas in La Latina, or take a stroll with the locals in the Parque del Buen Retiro.
Written and researched by a team of experts, this book is independent in its recommendations and suggestions, often offering individual takes on individual destinations.
With introductory sections profiling the destination and advising on the best time to visit, suggested itineraries, history, culture, arts, food and drink and the environment.
The guide is organised geographically by region, with individual sections detailing an extensive range of sights, places of interest, attractions, restaurants, nightlife, accommodation and any local activities. Information boxes throughout the text give insights into local culture and customs as well as offering suggestions for restaurants and bars and notable shopping opportunities.
This guide includes coverage of Salamanca, Plaza Mayor, Royal Madrid, La Latina, Lavapies, Malasana, Chueca, Parque del Oeste, Sol, Santa Ana, Huertas, El Retiro, and more.
There are dedicated sections on major cities and towns within each region, with relevant information on orientation, sights, activities, eating and drinking, tours, courses, festivals and events. Accommodation is divided into budget, mid-range and top-end in order to cater for a wide range of budgets. All places highlighted in the text are cross-referenced to black and white overview maps showing their respective locations. ‘Don’t Miss’ information boxes give bullet-pointed lists of notable local attractions and their relevant page numbers in the guide.
An extensive Directory section gives important practical guidance on accommodation, activities, business hours, children, climate charts, customs, dangers and annoyances, embassies, insurance, internet access, maps, money, photography, shopping, solo travellers, transport, travellers with disabilities, visas, volunteering and women travellers, among other useful information.
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