A good starting point for tourism in Madrid is located in the Plaza de Oriente. Although his name is an Eastern location, the Plaza is really in the area west of Madrid in Spain. However, its name is located east of the Royal Palace, hence. Plaza de Oriente, in itself can be considered an attraction. Here, there are gardens that offer a respite in the busy city streets. The statues of the Kings past the plaza Spain line. These statues were really destined to be measured on the Royal Palace, however, it was later learned that they were too heavy and decided to put them in the square instead. In the center of the Plaza, and on top of a fountain, is a statue larger than life of Felipe IV on horseback.
Located next to the Plaza de Oriente is the Royal Palace or the Royal Palace. The Palace is the largest building is located in the city, and the Spanish flag on top of it proudly waves. This Palace is also one of the most important museums in Europe, since it is home to many important works of famous artists such as Goya, Meng, Giordano and similar. Other treasures, such as valuable furniture, sculptures and tapestries are also within its walls. It is very close to Gran Via Madrid. Opposite the Royal Palace and next to the famous Cafe de Oriente is the Royal theatre or, as the Spaniards they call it, the Theatre Royal. Built in 1850, still serves as an important theater of opera in the city today. Donizetti the favorite was the first opera to grace its halls.