1.11.10

{travel inspiration: madrid, spain}

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. . . if you've been reading for a while, you'll know about a certain fondness for glimpses of the vacation shots of others {paris: one two three, bella italia}, and while this afternoon may have been a flurry of speeding along busy highways, still unpacked carryalls and a million unanswered e-mails, everything seemed to fall away at the sight of perfectly ornate domes, venetian mirrors and chandeliers, soft and pretty pastels and the palest pink roses in marvelous madrid . . .

{all images by alix of the cherry blossom girl}

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14 Comments:

Blogger vnk's secrets said...

thanks for showing the world that in Spain there glamor. A spanish girl from Barcelona

November 01, 2010  
Anonymous Splendid Sass said...

Absolutely stunning images!
Thank you for sharing.
Teresa

November 01, 2010  
Blogger Tamara Nicole said...

Oh I so love Madrid! We went there for our honeymoon, and used that as stomping grounds for going other places in Spain as well. Love it, thanks for this reminder!

November 01, 2010  
Blogger Kirsten said...

Madrid is the best! I had such a blast when I was there.

http://triplemaxtons.blogspot.com

November 01, 2010  
Blogger the lil bee said...

I love the Cherry Blossom Girl blog! These photos are so you, R;) No wonder you love them!

November 01, 2010  
Blogger Rachael said...

This post is stunning!! That is all ♥

www.rachaeldiab.blogspot.com

November 02, 2010  
Anonymous Charo said...

Greetings from Madrid! Living here sometimes I forget how nice this city can be :) Thanks for the post!

November 02, 2010  
Blogger OneCraftyFox said...

These are such gorgeous images! I want to step inside the photos... ;)

November 02, 2010  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Living here now as a university student from Los Angeles. It is an absolutely stunning city. Every day as I'm walking around (especially through the fashion district, which is on my route from home to school!), I feel as though I'm in a movie. It's a city full of shiny red vespas, fabulously dressed locals, plazas, fountains, gardens, waiters in bowties. I'm in heaven!! You captured it beautifully with these shots!

November 02, 2010  
Blogger Sandy at Ooh La Frou Frou said...

Just breathtaking, all of them. Wow, that dome is so beautiful! xo

November 02, 2010  
Blogger Mackenzie {Design Darling} said...

That first photo is just stunning. Great post!

November 02, 2010  
Blogger Abby said...

So glam! I've never seen Madrid quite like this -- gorgeous!

November 04, 2010  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I LOVE LOVE LOVE Madrid! It has everything a city should have... and more! It's the most exciting, fascinating place! <3 Just like I think everyone should go to Paris once in their life, everyone should make some time for Madrid as well =)

November 20, 2010  
Anonymous elsoplomundano said...

I live here, and sometimes I forget how beautiful it is, thanks for reminding me!

May 02, 2011  

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