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Beermad: the great craft beer event

By | 30 May, 2018 | 0 comments

Barely five years ago, the beer debate only included Mahou, Águila or Estrella Galicia. Nowadays, luckily, the choice of beers has increased massively in Madrid, opening the doors to the world of craft beer, an industry which is clearly growing not just in quantity but also in popularity. Beermad is the perfect example of this, an event which encompasses interest in beer and a chance to try different tasty options. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Eventos, Madrid Gastronomía

The best bars to watch the World Cup

By | 15 May, 2018 | 0 comments

Football fans, your time has finally arrived. After four years, the World Cup is back, this time in Russia, although you won’t have to travel all the way there to watch it because that is what bars are for. However, which ones should you choose? There are plenty of good ones. A lively one in Lavapiés is La Funda_Mental (Calle Argumosa, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Deportes, Madrid Eventos, Madrid Noche, Madrid Turismo

The rise and rise of Nikkei fusion cuisine

By | 13 April, 2018 | 0 comments

StreetXo, located in El Corte Inglés in Serrano, is one of the most popular and sought-after spots in Madrid, brought to you by star chef Dabiz Muñoz, the creator of the famous DiverXo. Good food doesn’t come cheap, not so much in price (50 euros per person) but rather in waiting time. On weekends, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

The best auteur and awareness-raising movies in Madrid

By | 3 April, 2018 | 0 comments

It looks like this spring is going to be a treat for lovers of fine movies. We start with the programme offered at La Cineteca, in Matadero, from which we highlight the presentation of the documentary ‘Los Secretos, A Life At Your Side’, which will include the presence of some members of this emblematic Spanish band. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura, Madrid Eventos

Cocido route 2018: the festival of Madrid’s star dish

By | 26 March, 2018 | 0 comments

If they ask you to name three distinctive symbols of Madrid, you will probably think about the fried calamari sandwich, Plaza Mayor and… cocido. This filling and revitalising dish, ideal to face the cold winter days -with a good siesta in between, of course-, is probably the star dish of local cuisine in Madrid. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía, Sin categoría

The true Neapolitan pizza in Madrid

By | 15 March, 2018 | 0 comments

Naples has different embassies in Madrid, some more traditional and others more modern, such as Grosso Napoletano, which after its recent opening in Hermosilla and Santa Engracia it has become one of the city’s most popular spots, where managing to get bookings is become increasingly difficult. One of its attractions is its New-York style, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

Discover the horror of concentration camps up close

By | 22 February, 2018 | 0 comments

The Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum is the organiser of this exhibition which you can visit until June 17. Given the large numbers of people who visit the actual concentration camp, the organisers have decided to expand the exhibition to the rest of the world for the first time in history. This way, visitors who wish to find out more about one of the darkest chapters in Twentieth-century history can see an exhibition of more than 600 original items which will help them gain a better understanding of the horror the victims went through. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Cultura

Menu of the Day: good food in copious amounts at a good price

By | 15 February, 2018 | 0 comments

Despite it being already 2018, you can still eat properly for just 10 euros in the centre of Madrid. In places like Del Estal, a traditional restaurant which seems to have been here forever, despite having a slightly dreary decor they serve delicious fresh tomatoes and figs straight from the vegetable gardens and knuckle roast on Thursdays. Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

Drinking craft beer in Madrid

By | 16 January, 2018 | 0 comments

Quality beers, the home brewed kind, have arrived in Madrid and are here to stay. Not only is the number of craft beers increasing but also the places where they serve it. One of the latest to open its doors has been Bee Beer Madrid, located in the heart of Chueca, on Calle Augusto Figueroa, Read full article

Categories: Madrid Gastronomía

Escape Rooms, the fun that never goes out of fashion

By | 6 January, 2018 | 0 comments

Tired of going shopping, drinking or to museums? Escape rooms are an excellent alternative for a different kind of entertainment, putting your mental and teamwork skills to the test. They are designed for groups of four or six people, although you can also play in pairs but it will make things more difficult since the fewer the people there are, Read full article

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