Romantic Retiro, return I will.

I’m still trying to play picture catch-up from Sunday. Yes, that is the same day that I also browsed the Rastro, photographed the Vuelta, and took a million zancadas (strides. Fun word, yes?) around the city. Some of that walking was done in the Parque del Buen Retiro, or just El Retiro for short.

Row, row, row yer boat

Monumento a S.M. Alfonso XII

Close up of the Palacio de Cristal

Palacio de Cristal


Birthday festivities

Another monument. After perusing a list of statues in the park, I am able to tell you that this is not the Fountain of the Fallen Angel. Nor the Fountain of the Artichoke. I’m sure this non-information is quite useful to you.

Romantic Retiro, return I will.

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  1. You are so right,i loved my visits to Retiro and can`t wait to return some day soon,maybe have a coffee if returned you have.

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