Can You Drink Tap Water in Madrid? Everything You Need to Know

Glass bottles of water

Wondering about drinking water in Madrid? We’ve got all the answers and the context behind them—plus tips for staying hydrated in Spain. It’s a classic tourist question: “Can I drink the water?” But while it may sound cliché, this is serious stuff. When traveling abroad, the last thing you want is to be sidelined by […]

Eating in Ávila – Our Guide to the City’s Best Bites

El Almacén is one of our favorite restaurants in Ávila and comes complete with stunning views of the city walls.

Within Ávila’s fortified walls, you’ll find a wealth of history, heritage, culture…and cuisine. From grilled meats to local sweets, these are the specialties that every visitor should sample! Located just over 100 kilometers (70 miles) northwest of Madrid, Ávila makes for the perfect day trip from the Spanish capital. Its impressive medieval walls have been […]