Trip of the Week, Sponsored by Baton Rouge Metro Airport: Madrid in the summer—¡Qué chulo ese so!

    Fly from BTR to Charlotte, Dallas or Atlanta, then olé away in Spain’s historically rich capital city. Mingle with locals and browse more than 3,500 stalls at El Rastro, Madrid’s gran mercado. Sample authentic fare at Sobrino de Botín, the world’s oldest restaurant and Hemingway’s favorite haunt. Stroll through the Prado Museum, the world’s largest art gallery filled with works dating back to the 12th century. Dance the night away on Gran Vía, Madrid’s most famous street, or wine and dine amid the throngs in the bustling 500-year-old Plaza Mayor. Tour Madrid’s massive and majestic Royal Palace, Europe’s largest functioning regal mansion. Or enjoy a cocktail and the city’s most spectacular view atop the Circulo de Bellas Artes. Visit your favorite travel site for roundtrip fares as low as $953. And be sure to check out for more trip ideas.