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Madrid, Opera: Perfect day

Madrid’s Opera district is its cultural epicentre. The stunning opera house, inaugurated in 1850, is a designated national monument behind which you’ll find the beautiful Plaza de Oriente. This is surrounded by delightful 19th-century cafés, with great views of the magnificent Palacio Real, and in the ancient streets nearby you’ll discover a wealth of alluring shops and restaurants

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Laura Edgecumbe-Ansdell,



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