by Ben Curtis
OK, so two different authors and two different opinions, but recently one New York Times article caused great resentment in comments left on this blog, for calling Madrid the “provincial, sleepy sister to Barcelona”. That was barely two months ago, in which time the city has evidently undergone a pretty amazing transformation:
“Once the dowdy sister of stylish Barcelona, Madrid has at last emerged as Spain’s coolest city.”
Glad to hear it! Full article at the NYT.