Autumn In The City: What To Do In Madrid In November 2019

Check out these options of what to do in Madrid in November!

This blog post was originally posted on November 14, 2016 and was updated October 2, 2019. It’s the calm before the holiday storm. Before you know it, Madrid will be all decked out for Christmas and Reyes. We love the festive winter atmosphere in the city, but the last few days of autumn are a […]

Embrace Autumn: What to do in Madrid in October 2019

One of our favorite options for what to do in Madrid in October is simply to relax and enjoy the great weather with drinks on a terrace.

This blog post was originally posted on November 2, 2016 and was updated September 5, 2019. Madrid bursts with colorful energy at the arrival of fall. After the summer crowds clear out and low season sets in, Madrid takes on a much more authentic vibe. Pleasantly sunny days and crisp, lively nights bring the best […]

Hello, 2019: What to Do in Madrid in January

Kick off the new year in the Spanish capital with our guide for what to do in Madrid in January!

This blog post was originally posted on January 4, 2017 and was updated on December 5, 2018. Here in Spain, the holiday season doesn’t end when January 1 rolls around. In fact, there’s plenty of festive fun happening all month long! Spain’s gorgeous capital isn’t just one of the best places to celebrate the new year—it’s […]

Holiday Happenings: What to Do in Madrid in December 2018

The holidays are finally upon us, and Madrid is ready to celebrate! Get out to enjoy the city with our ultimate list for what to do in Madrid in December!

This blog post was originally posted on December 6, 2016 and was updated on November 2, 2018. It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Bundle up and get ready to indulge in plenty of seasonal treats. The holiday season has officially arrived in Madrid, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome winter! There are […]

Cheers: How to Order a Drink in Madrid

Learn how to order a drink in Madrid!

This blog post was originally posted on November 2, 2016, and was updated on October 11, 2017.  Your bags are packed, your tickets are booked, and you’re counting down the days until you arrive in Madrid. Now, all that’s left to do is brush up on those important Spanish phrases. We’re not talking about “¿Dónde […]

Enjoy The Market Like A Local: Best El Rastro Tips

Get the best El Rastro tips! It's one of the most popular flea markets in Madrid!

This blog post was originally posted on December 13, 2016 and was updated on October 10, 2017.  Are you in need of souvenirs? How about a new pet? Art? Funky clothing? Rare books? Underwear?! El Rastro has something for everyone. We don’t always wake up early on Sunday morning, but when we do, it’s to […]

Best Weekend Winter Getaways Near Madrid

Ready to get out of town? We've rounded up our favorite weekend winter getaways near Madrid!

Check out our roundup of our favorite weekend winter getaways near Madrid, and start planning your mini-vacation! Image Credit: Joceyln Kinghorn (Text Overlay: Devour Madrid) Winter in Madrid (okay, winter anywhere) can be a little monotonous at times. We like to mix things up by getting out of the city on the weekend, even if it’s […]

An Ode to Cocido: Delicious Soups and Stews of Madrid

Visiting Madrid in the winter months? We have you covered with our guide to the most popular winter soups and stews in Madrid!

The chilly winter months are finally upon us, but have no fear: Madrid has quite the variety of delicious soups and stews to warm you right up! Image Credit: Noema Perez (Image Overlay: Devour Madrid) Unsure of where to begin your cold weather culinary exploits? We have you covered with our roundup of the most […]

Taste and Explore: Maneuvering the Best Food Markets in Madrid

Our guide has everything you need to know for maneuvering the best food markets in Madrid!

Calling all foodies! There’s never been a better time to visit the Spanish capital. Why? The best food markets in Madrid are undergoing an exciting revolution, becoming ever more popular with locals and visitors alike. Madrid’s top food markets have become so much more than spectacular places to shop. While you’ll still find the city’s best raw ingredients here, […]