Subject: Madrid
I would second John's idea to enjoy the gardens in Madrid, especially El Retiro. If you happen to be there on a weekend, so much the better, since this park explodes delightfully with life. Of all the magnificent things we saw in Madrid, our most pleasurable memory was of a leisurely Sunday afternoon in the Retiro. It was the one thing that made my 15 year old son ask out loud, Why aren't we living here? Joel