Madrid Pick of the week 21-27 June 2010

Flamencorestaurant Corral de la Moreria Madrid

Picanha Restaurant & Bar (Calle Modesto Lafuente 15)
The Picanha restaurant, which is close to our apartments in Madrid, is preparing a gigantic screen on which you can enjoy the oncoming football matches of the World Cup. During the matches, you may try the caipirinhas or caipiroscas with fruit. All this is accompanied by bread with cheese, saucages or delsicous croquettes of Picanha.

Flamencorestaurant Corral de la Moreria (Calle Morería 17)flamenco madrid 150x150 Madrid Pick of the week 21 27 June 2010
Corral de la Morería, was started by Manuel del Rey in 1956, and is the most known tablao flamenco in the world. Habitat Apartments´ Latina apartment lies close to this restaurant. Considered as the "Cathedral of flamenco art" of Spain, this establishment is frequently visited by well-known celebrities visiting Madrid, like the king of Spain, government presidents or famous international artists.

Ghirlandaio y el Renacimiento en Florencia (23 June-10 Octobre 2010 – Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza)
The exhibition, which lies close to the Recoletos apartmento, will offer the public a unique route for Quattrocento Florentine art that has, as a starting point, one of the icons of the Museum's collection: the portrait of Giovanna Tornabuoni by. The sample, finally, an important section devoted to religious art displayed in the private sphere where they not only meet but also painting on wood sculptures, manuscripts and other art objects of the highest quality.

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