Posted by: travelrat | May 30, 2014

Last Night in Madrid

Madrid: 30th November 2013

With another Vaughantown programme completed, we returned to Madrid, and, since Rascafria isn’t all that far away, we got in fairly early.

So, after checking in to Eurobuilding 2, I set out to find amusement and refreshment. First, a couple of places I knew from previous visits; a couple of beers and some tapas at El Balandro, followed by a burger at the Burger King. As I’ve already explained, after a week of that great Spanish food, I need something ordinary to bring me back down to earth.

Since the night was still young when I finished my burger, I explored some more, and, just a little way down the street was a bar called Mas Jamon. Now, having already drunk at a bar called La Gasolinera (The Petrol Station), a watering hole called ‘Bargain Ham’ shouldn’t really surprise me.

And, that’s what they sold. Not only beer, but ham! On the counter, and hanging from the ceiling! Maybe this is a place for breakfast on a future visit? I will bring a ‘real’ camera next time. I only had my tablet with me and, as you can see, the picture isn’t really 100%

Mas Jamon

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: