Madrid, Spain

There is nothing dull about the city of Madrid, Spain - it's a lively, colorful and sensual city. The people of Madrid have an heir of royalty and a deep respect for their city and their heritage. In this episode of Passport to Europe, travel expert Samantha Brown explores the highest capital city in Europe! On the top of Samantha's "must see" list is the Prado Museum - the most illustrious in the city. When it comes to Spanish cuisine - Madrid doesn't disappoint the appetite - Samantha samples paella and tapas! And for a country that's become famous its wines, Samantha discovers another drink that's really beloved by its countrymen - hot chocolate! The nightlife in Madrid is something to experience, and Samantha joins in the fun and festivities when the sun goes down. She'll "hop on" the public transportation and she'll stay at a hotel designed by a world-renowned theatre designer. Samantha will see that Madrid isn't all old buildings, but in fact this colorful city has a bustling business center known as "modern Madrid." Join Samantha as she experiences the passion that exists in every aspect of Madrid culture and discovers a truly magnificent city!

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