Monumento al Descubrimiento
Important landmark dedicated to the discoveries made by Cristobel Colon (Columbus).
Statue of Cristobel Colón
This understated monument to Spain's favourite explorer has stood here since the 1880s.
Museo al Aire Libre
This fascinating open-air collection of 17 abstract sculptures includes works by the renowned Basque artist Eduardo Chillida, the...
If bullfighters, Real Madrid stars and other A-listers can’t drag themselves away from Salamanca, chances are that you’ll find them...
El Lateral does terrific pinchos (tapas), which serve as the ideal accompaniment to the fine wines on offer. Tapas are creative without...
Calle de Serrano 41 · interesting places nearby
De Viaje information
Whether you’re after a guidebook, a coffee-table tome or travel literature, De Viaje, Madrid’s largest travel bookshop, probably has it. Covering every region of the world, it has mostly Spanish titles, but plenty in English as well. Staff are helpful, there’s also a travel agency and they sell North Face, Columbia and Helly Hansen clothing.