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Puerta del Sol, Madrid

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Every visitor to Madrid passes through Puerta del Sol at some point during a stay. While the plaza’s center teems with people from all over the world, its outer edges are filled with souvenir shops, restaurants, cafes, and currency exchanges. Home to a famous clock that marks the beginning of each new year, the plaza also contains memorials and statues that reflect the city's history. With a major metro stop and a central location, it’s a popular meeting place for locals and visitors alike. Plan to visit Puerta del Sol during your Madrid vacation using our convenient Madrid trip itinerary tool.
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  • Puerta del Sol is the heart of Spain. This square is always our meeting point, specially near the statue of the bear and the strawberry tree. Puerta del Sol as the “Gate of the Sun,” is a well known.....  more
    Puerta del Sol is the heart of Spain. This square is always our meeting point, specially near the statue of the bear and the strawberry tree. Puerta del Sol as the “Gate of the Sun,” is a well known.....  more »
  • Puerta del sol is the meeting point. It is in the center of Madrid full of cervecerias and restaurants. In this place every year the citizens gather to celebrate the upcoming of the new year. 
    Puerta del sol is the meeting point. It is in the center of Madrid full of cervecerias and restaurants. In this place every year the citizens gather to celebrate the upcoming of the new year.  more »

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