Top Things to Do in Madrid in September

Art lovers visiting Madrid in September can't miss the Apertura event, in which dozens of galleries and museums across the city will inaugurate special exhibitions and host free events.

While most places see September as the beginning of fall, here in Madrid summer fun is still in full swing. The city enjoys pleasantly warm temperatures, but not the scorching heat common in July and August. And as locals return from their beach vacations, the city retains its authentic atmosphere. If you’re visiting Madrid in […]

6 Great Things to Do in Madrid in July 2018

This blog post was originally posted on June 16, 2015 and was updated on June 28, 2018. During the scorching summer months, Madrid is full of life. Festivals celebrating the arts invade the city, and people take to the streets for beer and tapas. Visiting Madrid soon? Follow these tips for things to do in Madrid in […]

How to Spend 3 Days in Madrid with Kids: The Perfect Family Itinerary

Don't forget to visit the Mercado de San Miguel during your 3 days in Madrid with kids. The whole family will love it!

Spain’s incredible capital is full of fun for the whole family! It’s got plenty of history and culture that will fascinate adults, while still featuring plenty of kid-friendly sights. However, planning the perfect trip for everyone involves thinking ahead more than a trip sans kids. This itinerary for spending 3 days in Madrid with kids […]

Tips for Eating in Madrid with Kids (Like a Local!)

One of the best parts about eating in Madrid with kids is the fact that you can always try something new!

When traveling with kids, mealtimes are one of the most important yet most complicated parts of the day. You might barely understand what everything is yourself, so just imagine how foreign all of this food must seem to a little one! Luckily, eating in Madrid with kids doesn’t have to be much of a hassle. […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Take a Food Tour

One of the top reasons to plan a bachelorette party in Madrid? It's so affordable!

There’s no doubt about it: food tours are having a moment. But how do you know a food tour is right for you? After all, isn’t it just going to be a big group of tourists, following around a dorky tour guide with an umbrella? Think again, friends! A food tour—when done right—has little to […]

Our Guide to Planning the Best Family Holiday in Madrid

Don't forget to visit the Mercado de San Miguel during your 3 days in Madrid with kids. The whole family will love it!

From historic icons to modern marvels, there’s something in Madrid that everyone will love! Madrid is the perfect place for a family getaway. There’s plenty to do for kids, but adults will still be able to have a great time. The city is easily walkable and offers a safe, efficient public transit system that makes […]

Family Fun: Best Activities in Madrid for Kids

Start the last of your 3 days in Madrid with kids with a family day at Casa de Campo.

We might be biased, but we think there’s no better place than Madrid for a family vacation! It’s full of history and culture that adults will appreciate, while still retaining a magical air that will enchant kids as well. Additionally, it’s easy to navigate and features dozens of family-friendly accommodations. Planning a family trip has […]

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 […]