Bodies and Bulls
🌍📍Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain 🇪🇸
3️⃣ Fun Facts about Plaza Mayor 🤪
☀️Construction was delayed by 40 years until King Phillip III ordered it to be finished in the year 1617.
💧The statue in the middle is of the King himself. However the sculpture has only been in the plaza since 1848.
🌳Over the years this plaza has hosted everything from bullfights and soccer matches to public executions and fine dining.
🍄”Breathtaking! We went to a restaurant in plaza mayor (don't remember the name) but I love the fact that you can just sit there and enjoy the view with a glass a wine or a cup of beer!”🍄