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Discovering Madrid landmarks: Conde Duque

By | 22 May, 2020 | 0 comments

Conde Duque isn’t actually a neighbourhood in its own right, but this area of Madrid between Malasaña and Chamberí provides all of its visitors with a wide range of cultural and gastronomic delights for you to try as you begin to enjoy the Spanish capital to the full.

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The Centro Cultural Conde Duque

The epicentre of the area is the Centro Cultural  Read full article






Madrid itinerary to discover its most popular series

By | 15 May, 2020 | 0 comments

During the lockdown you no doubt binge-watched series on Netflix, HBO and Amazon Prime, as well as all the other TV channels. Today we’ll take you on a tour of the locations in Madrid where some of Spain’s most popular series were filmed.

Cable Girls

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The first Spanish-language series on Netflix was ‘Cable Girls’, which tells the tale of Europe’s biggest telephone switchboard in the Twenties, Read full article

Tour of the Madrid of Benito Pérez Galdós

By | 17 April, 2020 | 0 comments

A city belongs to the people who live in it. Some are people like you and me, and others are famous authors, actors, musicians, etc. This is the case of the writer Benito Pérez Galdós, who fell in love with Madrid as soon as he stepped foot in the city. Proof of this are all the experiences that he captured in his realistic novels that portray the Madrid of the time and its people. Read full article

Explore Madrid from home

By | 8 April, 2020 | 0 comments

We are still in lockdown, but that won’t stop us from enjoying one of the most beautiful cities in the world: Madrid. These days, technology allows us to enjoy a wide range of tourism activities to go on exploring the Spanish capital from the comfort of our own homes. But remember, this will pass, and if you stay at home, Read full article

Things you must know if you’re travelling to Madrid

By | 28 February, 2020 | 0 comments

If you are planning a trip to the Spanish capital, this is the post for you. Below is a list of tips and recommendations to make your time in the city as worthwhile as possible, and your holiday, unforgettable. 

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A city with a long history

About 25,000 years ago, during the Palaeolithic, what might have been Europe’s largest human settlement was to be found next to the Manzanares River. Read full article

Four things to do in Madrid in winter

By | 24 January, 2020 | 0 comments

Madrid is a perfect destination for any time of year. Although we are often more reluctant to travel during the cold months, Madrid offers a multitude of activities that can only be done, or are more enjoyable, during the winter season.

 

 Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Unsplash

Photo by Clem Onojeghuo on Unsplash

 

Skiing in Navacerrada

Navacerrada is the perfect place for those new to skiing or families looking to spend a fun day in the snow with their children. Read full article

3 Original Christmas activities to enjoy in Madrid

By | 12 December, 2019 | 0 comments

One of the most eagerly anticipated times of year is approaching, especially for the little ones in the family. And Madrid is one of the best Spanish cities for enjoying the festive season. It has Christmas lights that will blow you away and a huge variety of activities to get you in the Christmas spirit. 

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Christmas Lights

Madrid’s Christmas lights can be enjoyed from 22 December when lights of all colours flood the streets, Read full article

How to enjoy a rainy day in Madrid

By | 9 December, 2019 | 0 comments

If you are coming to Madrid for a weekend and the forecast threatens rain, don’t worry. In this post we suggest some alternatives so you can make the most of your time in the city despite the weather.

 Photo by David Marcu on Unsplash

Photo by David Marcu on Unsplash

Route 1: Habsburg Madrid

Start at Casa de Diego, Read full article

Madrid’s most secretive museums

By | 22 November, 2019 | 0 comments

Who hasn’t been on holiday to Madrid and visited the popular and well-known El Prado and Reina Sofía museums? But in Madrid’s capital we can enjoy a broad selection of culture in more than 20 museums. In today’s post we want to make you privy to some of Madrid’s lesser-known museums containing highly interesting exhibits. 

Archaeological Museum

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Located on Serrano Street in the same building as the Spanish National Library, Read full article

Madrid and its gastronomic markets

By | 25 October, 2019 | 0 comments

Madrid’s markets have evolved and turned into real gastronomic heavens, breathing new life into many of them and filling them once more with visitors and a wide variety of foods. In this post we’ll explore the city’s most popular and authentic markets.

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San Miguel Market
The market that set this new trend of incorporating gastronomic features. Read full article

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