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Gran Via, Madrid
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Experience the bustle of Gran Via, one of Madrid’s major shopping destinations. As you wander down the lively street, marvel at the grand architecture, including the striking early-20th-century Metropolis Building. Look for Gran Via’s several theaters, which have earned it the nickname of “Spanish Broadway.” Browse the upscale shops that line the street or stop for a bite to eat or coffee in one of its many vibrant cafes and restaurants. To visit Gran Via on your trip to Madrid, use our Madrid tourist route planner.
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  • Huge via full of countless shops, restaurants, cinemas, theatres and life, very full of life 24 hours a day.
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  • A show... and never better. Calle de Madrid with more theatres and cinemas. And lights, and cars, and shops, and places for tapas! Has it all
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  • All known business here or in the side streets, very busy, the facades are impressive, images on buildings, nostalgic illuminated signs as well. Also inside the shops to find grandeur. Walking out the H&M inside, marble, murals, lighting, spectacular. In the Gran Via you will find on some places still the Bootmaker. We have used them, you create for yourself a moment of rest and in the meantime, get your shoes a (in our case, the shoe shine boy in addition to the H&M) enormous makeover. The Gran Via offers all around, actually even more. Not to be missed when visiting madrid
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