Sunday stroll: Madrid Rio

Sunday stroll: Madrid Rio Spain

London’s got the Thames, Paris has the Seine: Madrid’s got… the Manzanares. Now the Spanish capital’s river is nothing on the other two, it has to be said. It doesn’t divide the city in the same way; people don’t align themselves with one side or the other. And to be honest, it isn’t particularly impressive, as rivers go. But since the landscaping ofView of the Cathedral from Madrid Rio

The city’s newest park spans 10km of riverbank, with landscaped areas on both sides of the Manzanares. Running from Casa de Campo in the north down to the Parque Tierno Galván …read more on Tales of a Brit Abroad

Sunday stroll: Madrid Rio Spain

Kate Turner

Textbook editor Monday to Friday, travel writer weekends and holidays. Originally from the north-west of England, Kate currently lives in Spain and enjoys the challenges it brings. She also writes for Rough Guides and Flush the Fashion.
Sunday stroll: Madrid Rio Spain


UK editor & travel writer living in Madrid. Previously in Oxford, Seville & London. I write & tweet about visiting & living in Spain.
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Sunday stroll: Madrid Rio Spain

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  1. Kate Turner says

    Thanks ladies! It’s a new series of posts I’m trying to do. Hoping to take another stroll this weekend, weather-depending…