All About Spanish Rice: Paella and Beyond!

Delicious seafood Paella from Valencia. To be true paella it has to be this thin!

Paella is just the beginning when it comes to Spanish rice dishes! Depending on what region of Spain you are in, the type of pan your rice is cooked in and the ingredients it contains, rice can go by a huge range of names here in Spain. Making sure you know which words to look […]

Eating in Santiago de Compostela

This blog post was originally posted on November 10, 2013, and was updated on April 19, 2017. So you’re getting ready to explore Santiago de Compostela? Good choice! You’ve selected one of Spain’s greatest food destinations, complete with an intriguing history and a vibrant and unique culture of its own. Don’t waste a meal on […]

Spanish Wines: Ribera del Duero & Albariño

Spanish Wine

This blog post was originally posted on May 25, 2012, and was updated on April 19, 2017. Spain is home to such a wide variety of great, affordable wine that choosing between them can be difficult. If you want to ensure a decent glass of wine in almost any bar in Spain, you can’t go […]

5 Amazing Seafood Spots in Madrid

This blog post was originally posted on March 25, 2014, and was updated on April 19, 2017. From traditional tapas to wildly expensive molecular gastronomy experiences and everything in between, Madrid has it all! Surprisingly, one of the things that our landlocked city does best is seafood. Coastal regions like Galicia, Asturias and Andalusia bring […]

Complete Vegan and Vegetarian Guide to Madrid

Check out our delicious vegan and vegetarian guide to madrid!

This blog post was originally posted on June 4, 2014, and was updated on March 25, 2017. Perhaps, as a vegan or vegetarian, you’ve pondered your dining options in Spain, which is known for jamón, manchego cheese and sautéed pig ears. Fear not: Madrid loves its meat, but we know how to get our veggie on […]

Experience the Passion: Where to See Flamenco in Madrid

This blog post was originally posted on July 22, 2015 and was updated on March 17, 2017. When you think of Spain, of course flamenco comes to mind. But finding an authentic, traditional show in Madrid can be tricky! You may think that the best place to see a flamenco show is in the south. […]

6 Things to Know Before Traveling to Madrid

Madrid is a city of secrets, but we're here to help you crack them! Check out our guide of things to know before traveling to Madrid

This blog post was originally posted on August 12, 2016 and was updated on March 17, 2017. Like all great cities, Madrid has its secrets. But with a little help, you’ll be able to unlock the mysteries of this vibrant metropolis! From unraveling the intricacies of the siesta to finding the best tapas in town, […]

Top 7 Must-Try Typical Foods In Madrid

Try some typical foods in Madrid!

This blog post was originally posted on January 14, 2014 and was updated on March 17, 2017. Madrid is full of amazing restaurants boasting delicious cuisine from every corner of the globe! But what exactly are the typical foods in Madrid? With more bars per capita than any other country in the EU, Spain is […]