6 Great Places Serving the Best Afternoon Tea in Madrid

Three-tiered English afternoon tea setting

In a country that loves its cañas, vermouth, wine and coffee, tea probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of popular drinks in Spain.  But believe it or not, tea is getting increasingly popular, and tea rooms absolutely have their place here in Madrid! So whether you’re looking for a […]

Huevos Rotos Recipe: Spanish Broken Eggs

Eggs are not a breakfast food. At least not in Madrid. Order a plate of eggs for breakfast here and you’re likely to get some strange looks! That’s because eggs have traditionally been served only at lunch at dinner, alongside other savory tapas dishes. Some egg dishes, like the famous tortilla de patatas are more […]

30 Perfect At-Home Date Night Ideas

Couple looking at laptop

Keeping the romance alive when you’re stuck together 24/7 doesn’t have to be a chore!  It’s amazing how many things you can do if you’re housebound or everything is shut. We’ve compiled 30 great date night ideas for staying loved up in lockdown. 1. Get dolled up and play bartender The bars may be on […]

The Ultimate Self-Guided Walking Tour of Madrid

Madrid's Royal Palace is one of the most beautiful historic sites in Spain. It still serves as the Royal Family's official residence, although they don't actually live there.

Madrid is jam-packed with history, culture and incredible food. Here’s how to discover it all on your own, from historical sites to our favorite bars and bites! With so much to see and do in Spain’s capital city, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. But as you’ll find out, the vast majority of its must-see sites […]

Sip Southern Spain at These 5 Essential Sherry Bars in Madrid

Three different varieties of sherry wine

Amongst wine connoisseurs, craft cocktail drinkers, and just the curious wine drinkers, a great deal of interest in sherry wines has been generated in recent years throughout Europe and North America alike.  It’s no wonder that so many curious travelers are looking to satiate their interest and drink sherry while on vacation in Spain. And […]