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 […]

Beyond the Prado: Madrid’s 5 “Unknown” Galleries & Museums

The Prado is a great museum, but Madrid has so much more to offer! The Sorolla museum is one of these

This blog post was originally posted on February 19, 2013 and was updated on March 2, 2017. James, our Madrid history buff and tapas expert, gives us all we need to know about some of Madrid’s lesser-known museum treasures, perfect for the curious explorer and long-term resident to explore. You’ve heard of the Prado, right? […]

Meet Your Devour Andalusia Guides: Lauren and James

Devour Tours co-founders and Spain experts Lauren Aloise and James Blick have something new to share: a nine-day cultural and culinary journey through Southern Spain. Read on to learn about Devour Andalusia: A Delicious Journey Through Southern Spain, and to find out more about your two top-notch guides! We asked James and Lauren a few […]

How to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Madrid

Here are the best ways to celebrate New Year's Eve in Madrid!

This blog post was originally posted on December 17, 2013 and was updated on February 23, 2017. On a normal day, Madrid is one of the best cities in the world for a party. So on New Year’s Eve, the biggest party night of the year, Madrid is a city of pure revelry. On the first […]