That time of year again, when a quick trip to Madrid is needed: officially to visit library and buy books and DVDs (work related I hasten to add), but the library now closes at 6 in the hot afternoon so plenty of time to window shop. I think these sandals would go with a toga?
And, if one needed to make lots of classic references, how about This accessory? Worthy of any Madrileñan Minerva out on the town.
Of course, eating also had to be done... And this Salpicon de Mariscos was so tasty !
We admired amazing street art, like this Monroe:
And this Mexican masked fighter:
Whilst we were there, the Murdoch scandal was in full flow, so couldn't resist this postcard: doesn't she look a little a certain person who recently resigned at News International?