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Madrid - The Palacio Real de Madrid is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family, but is only used for state ceremonies. King Juan Carlos and the Royal Family do not reside in the palace, choosing instead the more modest Palacio de la Zarzuela on the outskirts of Madrid.

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CaixaForum Madrid is a museum & cultural center in Paseo del Prado 36, Madrid. On the house next to it, there is a green wall designed by French botanist Patrick Blanc, called 'Real Jardin Botánico'

Jardín El Capricho #Madrid #Spain | Though very much unknown and out of the way, the garden of El Capricho (literally, a whim) is one of the most beautiful and attractive parks in the city. Set on a rise is the temple of Bacchus, which is a classical style garden structure with an oval floor base, surrounded by twelve Ionic columns, making it a romantic view from other parts of the garden

The Palacio Real de Madrid (literally: Royal Palace of Madrid) is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family at the city of Madrid, but is only used for state ceremonies. King Juan Carlos and the Royal Family do not reside in the palace, choosing instead the more modest Palacio de la Zarzuela on the outskirts of Madrid

El Museo del Prado (the Prado Museum) should be at the top of any traveler's to-do list when visiting the Spanish capital of Madrid. With its extensive collection of Spanish, Italian, Dutch and German Renaissance masters, the Prado, along with the Louvre in Paris and the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, is one of the three most important Renaissance museums in the world.