Madrid Pick of the week, 19-25 April 2010

Amalgama restaurant

Amalgama is a modern restaurant offering International cuisine. In the heart of Madrid between the Plaza de Opera and the Plaza de Sol, Amalgama offers a curious blend of four very different international cuisines. The restaurant features dishes from Mexico, Japan, the USA and Spain in a modern but informal setting.
Address: Las Fuentes 10, 28012 Madrid

Marathon of Madrid – 25 April 2010

madrid maraton 300x203 Madrid Pick of the week, 19 25 April 2010The annual Madrid Marathon is raced on an urban course which usually includes Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayorand Palacio Real – all good viewing points from where to watch the day‘s event. The event attracts approximately 13,000 runners each year from about 60 different countries.
Where: Streets of Madrid, check this website for more information:
Check our apartment next to the course of the marathon via this link: Recoletos apartment

The National Museum Prado – 23 March – 30 May 2010

For the first time in an exhibition, visitors can see the creative process behind the print that Richard Hamilton, one of the founding figures of Pop Art, produced in 1973 for the portfolio Hommage à Picasso as a tribute to the artist on his 90th birthday. The exhibition includes five preliminary and preparatory drawings and six proofs that culminate in the definitive print, which is Hamilton’s tribute to Picasso.
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Apartments in the Lavapiés area

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