Casa de Vacas
Renting a row boat on the lake at Parque del Buen Retiro is a very Madrid thing to do.
One of El Retiro's many playgrounds.
Monument to Alfonso XII
The focal point for so much of El Retiro’s life is the artificial lake (estanque ), which is watched over by the massive ornamental...
Garamond is very Salamanca, from its puerta rigurosa (strict dress entry policy) to a 30-plus crowd that has money to burn and likes to...
Casa de Vacas information
This building is occasionally used for temporary exhibitions in Parque del Buen Retiro. The Casa de Vacas also sometimes hosts children’s theatre (teatro infantil ) on weekends. Ask at one of the information offices to see what’s on.