A journey through the history and enigmas of Madrid’s metro

By | 22 November, 2019 | 0 comments




Madrid’s metro system was inaugurated 100 years ago by King Alfonso XIII. From that day until now, many stories have unfurled underneath the Spanish capital. Today we’re going on a journey around Madrid’s many hidden attractions and enigmas. What will you discover? Ghosts, archaeological remains, etc. Are you ready to begin? 

A museum in Ópera

At Ópera station we find an archaeological museum. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura

Discover the neighbourhood in Madrid that has won over British hearts

By | 15 November, 2019 | 0 comments




The leading British urban guide magazine Time Out has recently surveyed over 27,000 people in order to find the 10 best neighbourhoods in the world. And one of the chosen neighbourhoods was in Madrid. Do you want to know which one?

The lucky neighbourhood is the lively and diverse Embajadores. In 2018, it made it to first place. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura

3 things you wouldn’t expect to find in Madrid

By | 11 October, 2019 | 0 comments




Madrid is a city known for hosting popular monuments and spaces such as the Puerta del Sol, Puerta de Alcalá or the Retiro. However, in the capital of Madrid there are other unique, iconic places that you wouldn’t expect to find in the city and that will surely surprise you. Take a look at them, and let us know whether we were right or not. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura

Callao City Arts, the cultural Times Square of Madrid

By | 23 September, 2019 | 0 comments




We all dream of visiting New York at least once in our lifetime. And among one of the city’s greatest appeals is Times Square, a space full of light and multimedia screens. Now, we will find something very similar in the centre of Madrid. But in this square, instead of advertising, we find art.
Callao City Arts will turn Madrid’s central square into a unique cultural and artistic space for a whole year thanks to a multidisciplinary project, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura

The most extravagant side of Madrid before your very eyes

By | 13 September, 2019 | 0 comments




Madrid nightlife is famous worldwide. However, there are still a lot of little secrets to be found beyond its more conventional discos and pubs. If you’re looking for an experience that is a bit more quirky, kitsch or cool and where fun is absolutely guaranteed, these are the perfect places for you. Get ready to experience the famous “Madrid scene”! Read full article

Categories: Madrid Noche

3 fun things to do at Madrid Rio

By | 7 September, 2019 | 0 comments




Madrid Río is a recreational and cultural area that runs alongside part of the Manzanares River. In recent years, it has been totally redeveloped and has become really popular and fashionable among locals and visitors to the city. Here are three ideas for things to do in the area for a great day out. 

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A cultural morning at the Matadero

The old slaughterhouse (Matadero) in Madrid has now been turned into a small town dedicated to the world of culture. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura, Madrid Gastronomía

The best ice cream in Madrid

By | 23 August, 2019 | 0 comments




To cope with the heat of Madrid, there is nothing better than a dip in a pool and a great ice cream. Madrid has some of the best ice cream parlours in Spain. Do you prefer classic vanilla or more exotic flavours? Summer is the best time for these little pleasures in life. 

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Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

Terrace culture in Madrid

By | 16 August, 2019 | 0 comments




Summer and terrace go hand in hand in Madrid. And when it starts to get really hot, there’s nothing better than a lovely terrace and a cold beer or fresh cocktail to combat the heat. Here are four suggestions for terraces where you can enjoy a fantastic sunset in Madrid with your friends or your partner.  Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

The best swimming pools in Madrid for a hot day

By | 12 July, 2019 | 0 comments




One of the best bits about Madrid in the summer are the evenings and nights. But, during the day, the heat can make things difficult. So, we recommend spending the hottest hours of the day in one of the city’s municipal pools.

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Vicente del Bosque Municipal Sports Centre

This sports centre is located near to Cuatro Torres. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Turismo

The best shopping outlets in Madrid that won’t hurt your bank balance

By | 28 June, 2019 | 0 comments




The sales are coming and there is nothing better than an outlet for the best offers on the top brands. If you don’t know of any outlets in Madrid, don’t miss this post which will detail the top three in the Spanish capital.

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Las Rozas Village

Of the three in this list, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Compras

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