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Plaza de Cibeles, Madrid
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Admire 18th-century architecture at one of the city’s most influential landmarks, . The white marble fountain depicts the Greek goddess of fertility on a chariot pulled by two lions and serves as an iconic symbol of the city. Take a walk around the fountain’s square to marvel at the impressive surrounding buildings including the Cybele Palace, now the site of the city hall, the Bank of Spain, and the Buenavista Palace. Head to the top floor of the Cybele Palace for a meal with views of the skyline and square below. Make Plaza de Cibeles a centerpiece of your Madrid vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Madrid trip generator.
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  • The Palace next to the plaza and the source generated an impressive and beautiful photo unmissable when visiting Madrid. It is recommended to visit it both day and night
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  • Is a monument not to be missed to the visit Madrid, is is very well preserved. Tip: of there are buses for the airport for only 5 euros.
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  • located to the West of the famous puerta de Alcalá, sireve of junction between two major roads of Madrid, the axis of the Castellana - Recoletos - Paseo del Prado and the conocidicima street of Alcalá, if we look at it in the direction Oeste(con los leones de la diosas Cibeles mirandote de enfrente), right have known the BdE headquarters, left , the former headquarters of the army land and its magnificent garden, just behind the goddess the old building of the post Spanish, present seat of the Town Hall, on the left behind the goddess Cybele headquarters of the Casa América, the peg that has this magnificent square is the urban traffic that crosses in all its directions.
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  • One of the main attractions in Madrid, inside the Plaza there is city hall, restaurants and some shops. When you go to the top, you get a good view of the Madrid Skyline.
  • It's actually really great place when they're offering select film viewings
  • An iconic location from Madrid. Stunning views from one of the most beautiful areas of the city
  • Nothing special just a busy square. Convenient for the airport bus.
  • Iconic Monument to Real Madrid Futbol club. When The Spain team wins a trophy, They go to that place.