Eating in Ávila – Our Guide to the City’s Best Bites

El Almacén is one of our favorite restaurants in Ávila and comes complete with stunning views of the city walls.

Within Ávila’s fortified walls, you’ll find a wealth of history, heritage, culture…and cuisine. From grilled meats to local sweets, these are the specialties that every visitor should sample! Located just over 100 kilometers (70 miles) northwest of Madrid, Ávila makes for the perfect day trip from the Spanish capital. Its impressive medieval walls have been […]

Autumn In The City: What To Do In Madrid In November 2019

Check out these options of what to do in Madrid in November!

This blog post was originally posted on November 14, 2016 and was updated October 2, 2019. It’s the calm before the holiday storm. Before you know it, Madrid will be all decked out for Christmas and Reyes. We love the festive winter atmosphere in the city, but the last few days of autumn are a […]

Spain for Everyone: The Family Guide to Spain

You absolutely have to eat churros during your family vacation in Spain!

This post is a part of our Spain for Everyone series. The information below was curated by our expert guides across the country. They are parents too, and this is their bucket list for you! A family vacation in Spain will surely delight everyone! Spanish culture places huge emphasis on families. Children are regularly included […]

Family Travel: Best Day Trips from Madrid with Kids

Segovia is certainly one of the most magical day trips from Madrid for kids. Its Alcázar was the inspiration for Disney's Cinderella castle!

Taking a day trip can be a great way for the whole family to relax and unwind from visiting busy Madrid! There’s no doubt that Madrid is chock full of fascinating places that the whole family will love. However, if you’ll be in town for more than just a few days, we strongly recommend taking […]

7 Spectacular Madrid Wineries Worth a Visit

Why just drink D.O. Vinos de Madrid at a bar when you can taste it straight from the source? That’s right—one of the most unique wines you can order in the Spanish capital is produced right here in the region of Madrid! We can’t imagine a better day trip than a visit to a local […]

10 Days in Madrid: What to See & Do

The gorgeous Royal Palace is a must during your 3 days in Madrid with kids!

There is so much to see and do in Madrid that sometimes you need a longer stay in order to experience it all. With 10 days in Madrid, you’ll have more than enough time to start to feel like a local. You’ll experience the city’s main sights and attractions and start slipping into madrileño life. If you […]

A Culture Packed Day Trip to Toledo from Madrid

This blog post was originally posted on September 17, 2015, and was updated on December 19, 2017.  Want to travel back in time? Visiting Toledo is a must to experience historic architecture, taste delicious local foods and enjoy multiple cultural influences all at once. Photo Credit: Adam Jason Moore; Text Overlay: Devour Tours Only about 45 miles from […]