Madrid of the Habsburgs
In its old town the narrow streets and squares display great architectural beauty.
Madrid of the Bourbons
In the east area of the Madrid of the Habsburgs was an area with vegetable gardens, hence its name ´Prado´ (prairie).
Shopping on the Gran Via
Around the Gran Via you can find almost anything you need
Hotel Sterling is situated very close to the main museums in Madrid and some of the buildings full of culture.
Theatres and shows
Gran Via is a cultural and leisure centre with a great number of theatres.
Dining in Madrid
Have you easten a "bocadillo de calamares" or some "tapas"?