- By Kevin
- On Mar 12, 2018
- Travel Tips
Planning a trip to Europe in this Spring Break,and book your tour Europe package and a interactive packing list is needed before your vacation.Instead of packing the day before your trip,start thinking about what you’ll need to bring at least a week before you leave.If your destination of choice is suddenly experiencing abnormal weather,you may need that extra time to go shopping for something like a packable rain coat.
Where to go during the Europe vacation?Recommended Destinations:
The Plaza Mayor was built during Philip III's reign(1598–1621)and is a central plaza in the city of Madrid,Spain.It is located only a few Spanish blocks away from another famous plaza,the Puerta del Sol.The Plaza Mayor is rectangular in shape,measuring 129 m×94 m,and is surrounded by three-story residential buildings having 237 balconies facing the Plaza.It has a total of nine entrance ways.The Casa de la Panadería(Bakery House),serving municipal and cultural functions,dominates the Plaza Mayor.
Plaza de Colón(English:Columbus Square)is located in the encounter of Chamberí,Centro and Salamanca districts of Madrid,Spain.This plaza and its fountain commemorate the explorer Christopher Columbus,whose name in Spanish was Cristóbal Colón.
The Royal Palace of Madrid(Spanish:Palacio Real de Madrid)is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family at the city of Madrid,but is only used for state ceremonies.King Felipe VI and the Royal Family do not reside in the palace,choosing instead the more modest Palacio de la Zarzuela on the outskirts of Madrid.The palace is owned by the Spanish State and administered by the Patrimonio Nacional,a public agency of the Ministry of the Presidency.
Monument a Colom
The Columbus Monument(Monument a Colom)is a 60 m tall monument to Christopher Columbus at the lower end of La Rambla,Barcelona,Catalonia,Spain.It was constructed for the Exposición Universal de Barcelona(1888)in honor to Columbus first voyage to the Americas.The monument serves as a reminder that Christopher Columbus reported to Queen Isabella I and King Ferdinand V in Barcelona after his first trip to the new continent.
Plaça de Catalunya
Catalonia Square is a large square in central Barcelona that is generally considered to be both its city centre and the place where the old city(see Barri Gòtic and Raval,in Ciutat Vella)and the 19th century-built Eixample meet.The plaza occupies an area of about 50,000 square metres.It is especially known for its fountains and statues,its proximity to some of Barcelona's most popular attractions,and the flocks of pigeons that gather in the centre.