Great places to buy leather goods in Madrid

Original Gifts: Great Places to Buy Leather Goods in Madrid

One of the joys of traveling can be picking up the perfect memento that brings you back to a glorious vacation moment. With our list of great places to buy leather goods in Madrid, you just might find that special something! 1. One-T Looking to step into another era of fashion? A visit to One-T, […]

Visiting the pandas is one of the best activities in Madrid with kids

Madrid with Kids

With great museums, wonderful parks and delicious food, Madrid offers fun for all ages. Our Madrid with kids guide has 5 great activities that will help you plan the best adventure for the whole family! The Retiro El Parque del Buen Retiro is Madrid’s answer to Central Park, and this vast park is a paradise for […]

The Roommate Laura is one of the great boutique hotels in Madrid

5 Great Boutique Hotels in Madrid

Looking for a great place to spend a few days in Madrid? We’ve put together a list of five special boutique hotels in Madrid that combine location and design with just the right dose of luxury. Photo Credit: Christian Heilmann  1. RoomMate Laura RoomMate Laura is a beautiful little hotel based on the pseudonym of Laura – […]

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The AVE is a great way to travel to Barcelona from Madrid

How to Travel From Madrid to Barcelona

What could be more fun that a few days in Madrid? A few days in Madrid AND a few days in Barcelona. After you’ve ogled the Royal Palace, checked out Guernica at the Reina Sofia museum and strolled through the Plaza Mayor, it’s time to discover Barcelona. Barcelona is one of the world’s most popular destinations […]

Teatro de al Zarzuela one of the great places to hear traditional music in Madrid

Beyond Flamenco: Traditional Spanish Music in Madrid

Love live music and beautiful auditoriums? Madrid has spectacular theaters where you can hear opera, symphonies and more! Get inside Spain’s passionate musical tradition at these amazing venues. Photo Credit: Erwin Brevis 1. Teatro de la Zarzuela The Teatro de la Zarzuela is an opulent 1896 theater, complete with an enormous twinkling chandelier and velvet seats. […]

The best time to travel to Madrid

The Best Time to Travel to Madrid

Planning a trip to Madrid? Looking for the perfect time to visit? Each season offers unique travel advantages. Here we’ll give you the run down on the best times of year to come and visit this magical city! Fall Love crisp autumn days? We’ve got you covered! Fall is perhaps the loveliest time of year to […]

A day trip to Toledo from Madrid

A Culture Packed Day Trip to Toledo from Madrid

Culture obsessed? Visiting Toledo is a must to experience historic architecture, taste delicious local foods and enjoy world-class art. Don’t miss a thing with our insider tips for sights, bites and transportation! Only about 45 miles from the capital, Toledo is the perfect day trip from Madrid– and one of the most popular. Why do people love taking […]

Looking for great luxury hotels in Madrid? Check out this post!

5 Great Luxury Hotels in Madrid

Looking for a place to stay in Madrid? We’ve chosen five of our favorite luxury hotels in Madrid that combine location and elegance. 1. The Ritz Madrid This 1910 Belle Epoque style hotel combines classic luxury with exceptional service. The hotel has prime access to the Prado, Thyssen-Bornemisza and Reina Sofia Museums. The Ritz Madrid […]

Looking for international food in Madrid? We've got you covered in our post about where to find the best international ingredients and snacks in the city!

8 Mouth-Watering Places to Find International Food in Madrid

Madrid is a haven for foodies and cooks alike. You’ll find an impressive variety of international food retailers all over this multicultural city! Check out 8 of our favorite places to find international food in Madrid and unleash your adventurous side! 1. Greek and Shop Found on the main street of Malasaña is this amazing Grecian eatery […]

5 Bizarre Buys from El Rastro Market in Madrid

5 Bizarre Buys from El Rastro Market in Madrid

From undies to Star Wars, the Rastro never disappoints! El Rastro Flea Market is one of the most popular and largest open air markets in Spain. In the sea of stalls and people, you can grab some fantastic bargains every Sunday. However, what makes this flea market truly unique is the bizarre buys you can find! […]

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