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Plaza de Espana Madrid, Madrid
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When touring Madrid, you’ll end up at Plaza de Espana Madrid-- whether you want to or not. It lies on one of the city’s main traffic arteries, in close proximity to other major destinations. Fortunately, the monument to Miguel de Cervantes makes your visit worthwhile. Serving as the plaza’s centerpiece, this architect-designed statue of the writer himself, Don Quixote and his true loves, and his sidekick Sancho Panza is impressive. Join other tourists in taking your picture with these literary figures. With our online itinerary creator, Madrid attractions like Plaza de Espana Madrid can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Flanked by two monumental high rises from the 1940-50s. Only interesting features are 1) the large statue and the 2) shade provided by the trees on a hot summer day. 
  • Nice place tovisit. Wide open space where u can relax and enjoy the water fountain. A liitle heaven in the busy district. 
  • It was the square had more close to the hotel and that perhaps spent more times, to go to the Temple of Debod, to go to the Royal Palace and surroundings, to go Museo Cerralbo, etc and the truth is that I found it excessive appealing, if they include the fountain and the monument to Cervantes and little thing more. I do not regret having seen but nor I would have lost a lot if he had not done so.
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