Route: Uses of Madrid Illustrated, 18th CenturySKU: 48730
Description of Route: Uses of Madrid Illustrated, 18th CenturyTo explore Madrid and its history, it is better to see it with your own eyes, in this guided tour that we have prepared for you with a professional guide, graduate in Geography and History. It will be a journey in time to discover that enlightened city that Carlos III knew how to modernize and that Goya knew how to capture in his tapestries.
You will know their social, economic and political characteristics, as well as their curious customs and how the culture of appearance will prevail in that cosmopolitan capital. We see how the elites were deeply influenced by the foreign, while the lower classes continue with the usual customs. A new society is born, in which the bourgeoisie is strengthened against the nobility, with the title, but without money ...
New fashions and customs emerge. There is a generalized taste for dances, parties, carnival, chocolate, and cards. We will talk about the most influential musicians and writers of this era.
We will know the art of seducing with fans and the secret language of moles. We will advise you on the best inns and houses of food, to eat at the best price, but without being seen ... always aware of the "who will think" ...
It will be a tour of 1 hour and a half or 2 hours in which you will learn a little about this wonderful city, full of history and a multitude of curiosities that will surprise you. You can come any day with friends or family, and make tourism together, where the main objective will be to get closer to the culture of Madrid and enjoy cultural leisure in your free time in the capital.
* This guided tour can be private if you come 4 or more people. When booking, tell us and we will tell you.
- Guide licensed on Geography and History.
- Visit the center of Madrid.