From Madrid To Malaga: A Brooklyn Blogger In Spain
We have embarked on a trip through Southern Spain and we hope that you will come along as we make our way from Madrid to Malaga, with a few stops in between.
We arrived in Madrid a few days ago under gray skies. No matter! Our program included visits to the Prado, the Thyssen Bornemisza and the Reina Sophia Museums, so we were not bothered by the steady rain. From masterpieces by El Greco to Goya, to Velázquez and Picasso, from Titian, Rubens, Raphael, Dürer and Rembrandt, to the French Impressionists, these three cultural institutions own spectacular collections of European art.
We actually spent an entire day at the Prado and that was not enough to walk through every gallery.
In between museum visits, we ate and drank late into the night, because when in Spain….