turismo toda espana madrid  Madrid tourist info Things to do in Madrid las Letras neighbourhood neighbourhood If you want to breathe art and talent at every step of your walks, you should visit the Barrio de las Letras. Passed through here, shed genius, lived and died some of the best artists, writers, composers and others in the history of Spain and the world. If you are passionate about art or even need inspiration, find a rental apartment in the letters in Madrid and experience the summit of literature:

During the Golden Age (between the XVI and XVII), for various reasons, the best writers of the period residence set in the corners of this neighborhood. They did not just live there, but in this place were written some of the greatest masterpieces of Spanish history. People like Miguel de Cervantes, Lope de Vega, Calderon de la Barca, Francisco de Quevedo, Gustavo Adolfo Becquer and many more poured out their stories and poems in this land.

The borders of the neighborhood own art breathe, and that is between the Prado, Thyssen and Reina Sofia Art Center. I mean that is located in the center of the famous Axis of Art. There is much to be done, so the best you can do is rent apartments in Madrid a week.

There are many places to meet: among others, the House – Museum of Lope de Vega, where he lived this great writer, or the Convent of San Ildefonso of the Trinitarian nuns, which is supposed to be buried Miguel de Cervantes. You can also visit the Ateneo de Madrid, a landmark building which are all kinds of artistic and scientific activities. In the Printing of Juan de la Cuesta, you can see the place where it was printed for the first time the Quixote. The choice is endless, but to name you some, you walk in the main theaters were Golden Age, as the Cross and Prince.

In all these scenarios, with artistic creation is led countless fights and arguments between bitter enemies as Miguel de Cervantes and Lope de Vega, on the one hand, and Francisco de Quevedo and Luis de Góngora, on the other. Funny, but one of the streets where Cervantes is buried, is the Calle Lope de Vega.

As color data, we can tell you that if you look down in many areas of this neighborhood, you can admire some famous quotes from the great writers who lived in this neighborhood.

It would be impossible to tell all the attractions of this neighborhood. Rent a vacation apartment in Madrid and know it for yourself. Cervantes will tell you better than us: “He who reads a lot and walk a lot, seen a lot and knows a lot.”

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