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 […]

Where to Eat in Granada

The Alhambra lit up at night is just one of the amazing things about Granada. Other is the food! But you have to know where to look to find the good stuff. If you're planning on eating in Granada, join us at these great spots!

This blog post was originally posted on November 10, 2013 and was updated on March 16, 2017. For the best bites in Granada, join us on a food tour! You’ll immerse yourself in Moorish Granada at a hidden, tucked-away tea shop and taste a local dish with a fascinating past. We’ll visit off-the-beaten-path tapas bars, […]

The Inside Scoop on Botin: The World’s Oldest Restaurant

When planning a trip to Madrid, a visit to Botin, the world's oldest restaurant, is an absolute must.

This blog post was originally posted on April 16, 2013 and was updated on March 6, 2017. Lot’s of visitors to Madrid are curious about Botin restaurant—and with good reason. This old eatery in the center of Madrid is world famous! Check the Guinness Book of World Records and you’ll see Restaurante Botin listed as […]

Famous Museums in Madrid That You Won’t Want To Miss

There are some famous statues outside the Prado, including this one of Velázquez. The Prado is one of the famous museums in Madrid that you must visit while in the city!

This blog post was originally posted on February 5, 2013 and was updated on March 3, 2017. Madrid is full of amazing museums and galleries, and there are some you simply cannot miss! Though you may think that we spend all of our time eating tapas and drinking vermouth, we love to partake in the […]