15 Spanish Summer Recipes to Beat the Heat

Gazpacho is a classic soup for a hot summer's day. This watermelon mint gazpacho recipe is a unique take on an old favorite.

When it gets hot in Spain, there are a few dishes you’ll see on our table all summer long. With a focus on cold soups and salads using market-fresh produce, simple seafood and refreshing wine-based drinks, these are the Spanish summer recipes that we turn to when the thought of turning on the oven is […]

The Ultimate Road Trip in Spain: Your Stop-by-Stop Guide

A must-see during your road trip in Spain: the Alhambra!

Spain is a country of gorgeous landscapes, stunning architecture and passionate culture. That being said, it can be hard to narrow down exactly where to go when each region is seemingly more beautiful than the last! That’s why there’s no better way to see the country than by taking a road trip in Spain. Next […]

Top Things to Do in Madrid in September

Art lovers visiting Madrid in September can't miss the Apertura event, in which dozens of galleries and museums across the city will inaugurate special exhibitions and host free events.

While most places see September as the beginning of fall, here in Madrid summer fun is still in full swing. The city enjoys pleasantly warm temperatures, but not the scorching heat common in July and August. And as locals return from their beach vacations, the city retains its authentic atmosphere. If you’re visiting Madrid in […]

7 Great Things to Do in Madrid in July 2018

This blog post was originally posted on June 16, 2015 and was updated on June 28, 2018. During the scorching summer months, Madrid is full of life. Festivals celebrating the arts invade the city, and people take to the streets for beer and tapas. Visiting Madrid soon? Follow these tips for things to do in Madrid in […]

Where to Eat Near the Westin Palace in Madrid: Our Top 5!

So, you’ve booked a trip to Madrid—yay! You’re staying at the iconic Westin Palace—lucky you! All that’s left to do is make your dinner reservations…but where? That’s where we step in—Devour Madrid is at the ready to help you decide where to eat near the Westin Palace in Madrid! Smack-dab in the middle of Madrid’s […]

Where to Eat Near Only You Atocha in Madrid

Just steps away from Atocha railway station yet steeped in modern elegance, the Only You hotel is the perfect home base for your time in Madrid. The historic building that houses the hotel has been tastefully renovated to reflect contemporary aesthetics while still remaining true to Madrid’s traditional roots. The bright rooms and friendly, welcoming […]

Madrid on Two Wheels: Renting Bikes in Madrid

Take some time to explore some of the city's beautiful parks in Madrid in September!

Biking around the city is a healthy, sustainable and fun way to see Madrid. When traveling by bike, you can go at your own pace, but have the advantage of moving faster than with your own two feet. The city is constantly updating and improving its network of bike paths, making it easier than ever […]