Discovering why Madrid matches Barcelona as a city-break destination

There’s grandeur at every turn in Madrid. From my hotel’s rooftop, the neoclassical facade of Teatro Real, one of Europe’s finest opera houses, is straight ahead. And just behind it is the Royal Palace, the elaborate 3,400-room jewel of the Bourbon dynasty. To the west is Plaza Mayor. The square has a macabre past, having … Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo is the ‘ANTITHESIS of Atletico Madrid’s values, declare club’s supporters’ group

Cristiano Ronaldo is the ‘ANTITHESIS of Atletico Madrid’s values ​​of effort, generosity, simplicity and humility’, declare club’s supporters’ group – as they insist they ‘would not accept’ signing wantaway Man United star Atletico Madrid’s signing of Cristiano Ronaldo now looks a remote possibility The Manchester United star has been heavily linked with a move to … Read more

James Argent shows off his 7 stone weight loss as he performs at Olivia’s La Cala in Marbella

James Argent shows off his seven stone weight loss in a brown shirt and chinos as he enjoys another night performing to a full house at Olivia’s La Cala in Marbella By Ellie Phillips For Mailonline Published: 06:54 AM EDT, 13 August 2021 | updated: 07:20 AM EDT, 13 August 2021 He had gastric sleeve … Read more