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Madrid celebrates Lorca Year 2019

By | 15 March, 2019 | 0 comments

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If you were asked to name a Spanish poet, we’re sure the first name you’d think of would be Federico García Lorca. He was the most influential and popular poet of 20th century Spanish literature and a member of the Generation of ’27.

That’s why the Community of Madrid is commemorating Lorca Year 2019. Read full article

If you are going to visit Madrid by car, discover everything you need to know about Madrid Central

By | 1 December, 2018 | 0 comments

Madrid central became effective on November 30th. Do you know what it is? With the aim of reducing pollution in the capital of Madrid, there is an area in the city centre which is restricted, in other words the access to private cars is limited according to their eco-labels.

What’s the environmental badge?

Environmental badges have been created to identify how much vehicles pollute the environment. Read full article

Are you into drama and history? Discover the theatrical visits to the castle Manzanares el Real.

By | 25 October, 2018 | 0 comments

The castle de Manzanares el Real is a medieval palace-fortress located in the province of Madrid. Built in XV century, it was the residential palace of the House of Mendoza, one of the most influential lineages of Castilla during the Early Middles Ages. Now, thousands of years later, we can visit its main rooms, Read full article

Towns on the outskirts of Madrid which are ideal for a family day out

By | 14 September, 2018 | 0 comments

Are you planning a trip to Madrid with your children and still don’t know what to do when you get there? Don’t worry, in today’s post we recommend a few charming destinations on the outskirts of the Spanish capital where you can enjoy a fantastic and fun family day out and the children will be the ones who enjoy it the most. Read full article

Eight things to do in Madrid at least once in your life

By | 7 September, 2018 | 0 comments

If you visit Madrid at least once, you will want to come back again, that is for sure. In order to make the most of your stay, here are eight different things to do which will you won’t forget in a hurry.

They say that if you visit Madrid at least once, you will want to come back again. Read full article

Five incredible viewpoints from where to enjoy a stunning sunset in Madrid

By | 16 August, 2018 | 0 comments

Everyone agrees that sunsets are one of the day’s most beautiful and romantic moments, something unique to enjoy with your partner, to take a great photograph and upload it to your Instagram account or to paint a memorable painting.

In Madrid, you can enjoy one of the world’s most amazing sunsets. Where? Write down the list of places below:

Moncloa Lighthouse

One of the places in the city which best embodies the expression “From Madrid to the sky”. Read full article

Madrid’s most traditional festivals

By | 2 August, 2018 | 0 comments

Madrid’s history is strongly attached to its famous festivities, known as verbenas in Spanish. We are lucky that the three most famous festivals which take place in the Spanish capital are in the month of August. The first one is San Cayetano (August 2-8) in the Rastro/Embajadores area; the second one is San Lorenzo (August 9-11) in Lavapiés and then the most important and popular one, Read full article

Veranos de la Villa, the best way to face the heat in Madrid

By | 11 July, 2018 | 0 comments

Summer has arrived late in Madrid but the heat has come along strongly. What better way to deal with it than with one of the best activities you can enjoy in the Spanish capital during summer: Veranos de la Villa (Summers of the Village), a festival which will take place during July and August, turning the city into one big party for all ages. Read full article

Five exhibitions you cannot afford to miss

By | 26 June, 2018 | 0 comments

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Madrid is also synonymous with culture. The Spanish capital has some of the world’s best art museums and in this post we tell you about fantastic exhibitions you can see in the city in the upcoming months. They will not let you down.

Rubens. Painter of sketches

This exhibition shows 73 of the close to 500 sketches that Rubens painted during his artistic career. Read full article

A day in Aranjuez. Tips to make the most of your visit.

By | 18 June, 2018 | 0 comments

Aranjuez, an old royal retreat, is located just 40 minutes away from Madrid. The golden age for Aranjuez was in the Eighteenth century with the Bourbon family. A huge lover of French palaces, King Philip IV  decided to use Aranjuez as his home during spring until the arrival of summer and its royal legacy is today its main attraction. Read full article

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