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 […]

Shopping The Spanish Way: The Top 5 Markets in Madrid

Check out the best markets in madrid

This blog post was originally posted on January 8, 2014 and was updated on March 16, 2017. If you want to see Madrid’s beauty, wander its narrow streets or sprawling gardens. But if you want to know Madrid—its people, its culture, its vibrancy—head to its food markets. Here, the heart and soul of Madrid are on […]

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth at The 9 Best Pastry Shops in Madrid

Delicious French-inspired macarons are one of the treats that you can find at the best pastry shops in madrid

This blog post was originally posted on December 9, 2013 and was updated on February 22, 2017. It doesn’t matter if it’s breakfast time or 5 o’clock in the evening—every hour is pastry hour here in Madrid. Family-run bakeries pepper the narrow streets, tantalizing passers-by with floor-to-ceiling windows displaying umpteen varieties of freshly baked deliciousness. Chocolate-filled […]

A Guide to Ordering Coffee in Spain

Here's our guide to ordering coffee in Spain!

This blog post was originally posted on December 17, 2014, and was updated on February 14, 2017. We don’t know what we’d do without our coffee, so we wouldn’t dream of sending you out in Madrid without a helpful rundown of the local java jargon. Whether you like it black, iced, with or without milk, […]