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Calle Caballero de Gracia 40, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Barrio de Salamanca
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the end of Madrid's Main Street (Gran Via), you will find the famous madridian landmark "Metropolis". Good food for your camera

Thank NadierMady
Reviewed November 3, 2018

The Metropolis building as seen better days, and they haven't been recent. From decades of being ingulfed in carbon monoxide and who knows what other chemicals from the constant line of cars that pass the boulevard directly in front of it. What used to be...More

Thank LucianoLeon
Reviewed October 27, 2018

This building has stunning architecture and has an amazing setting where it stands out beautifully. It is a must see.

Thank gerleg12
Reviewed October 22, 2018

It looks like the architects designing buildings in this area were trying to outdo each other with their roofing areas. The Metropolis is such a stand out design that it dominates the skyline but take the time to look around at the other buildings in...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Came across this on a long walk (15km) in Madrid. Was very impressed by the architecture of the area. Plenty of cafe's around to quench thirst etc.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed October 2, 2018

The area is full of chaos with endless road constructions going on. It is not a nice area for walking around or breathing..

Thank Explore465098
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Beautiful and historic monument. The architecture here and surrounding it are great. Can't miss it if you are strolling Gran Via.

Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Find a sidewalk café near here, so you can enjoy the sight. Many artists capture this scene, and sell it in the park, and in the boulevard going toward The Prado.

Thank wasmith59
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Walking the City was made easy by this easy to see Landmark, our Hotel was down the block and served as a great monumont that was lighted by night.

Thank jjy510
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Great looking buildings to enjoy as you walk through Madrid. One of many historic locations to see while in Madrid.

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Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighborhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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Response from wendyanddavid536 | Reviewed this property |
No scaffolding or sheeting when we were there in August.
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