El Rastro, the most famous market of Madrid
During your days in Madrid, you have to get in contact with all the different faces existing in this city. This means going shopping in the glamorous Gran Vía, but also discovering another very famous way to buy in the city: The Rastro market.
This is an old market full of vendors who bargain with the tourists or locals that stop by their stalls in order to ask for a price. There, you can buy almost everything you can imagine, especially second-hand objects, cheap jewelry, antiquities and all kind of curious objects able to bring to your home, an original and unique attribute.
The Rastro market is placed in the “Ribera de Curtidores” site, and grows through several streets, such as the Toledo Street, San Cayetano Street, Carlos Amiches Street, etc.
Every Sunday morning and bank holiday, the around 1000 vendors that compose this market, offer their products to the visitors that bring life to this alive tradition which has become a symbol of the Spanish capital.
Take advantage of your visit to Madrid, and look for that beautiful souvenir that only you will bring back home, from the Rastro Market. This will be a very original way to remember your experience in Madrid, for the rest of your life.
And meanwhile you still stay in Madrid, you can keep your souvenirs in your top rent apartment. All the luxury short term rentals placed in Madrid will provide you with the glamour, comfort and facilities you can require during your holidays in the city. While the hotels and the traditional tourism have certain limitations regarding the schedules and the freedom of their guests, the top rent apartments have plenty of flexibility as they act just like your temporary home abroad. Choose your desired location and feel the benefits of this new and privileged way of travelling.