The harmony of such fragile materials, combined with strong iron creates a breathtaking building known as the Crystal Palace in Madrid, and one of our favorite places to visit.
Celebrating Christmas in the shadow of one of the most photographed sites in Madrid brought a whole new meaning to the quote “Christmas is a season not only of rejoicing, but of reflection.” – Winston Churchill .
Day of the Dead is a holiday that originated in Mexico which occurs from October 31-November 2 (or so). During this holiday friends and family members are remembered and honored. While I am no expert, and I have not celebrated the holiday myself, I looked forward to partaking in the Day of the Dead festivities while in Spain. Little did I know that Spanish culture actually celebrates a different fall holiday. Continue reading “Day of the Dead, Madrid”