Well-Kept Secrets: 5 Lesser-Known Paintings in the Prado

Stay warm while visiting Madrid in winter by checking out its wealth of world-class museums, like the Prado.

You probably know that the Prado Museum houses one of the world’s most remarkable collections of painters like Titian, Velázquez, Bosch, Rubens and Goya. But with over 7,000 paintings—not to mention hordes of sculptures, drawings and decorative arts—it’s also host to hundreds of hidden gems that you could easily miss while trying to pack 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 […]

Prado Museum Highlights: The Must-See Paintings

When it comes to free museums in Madrid, you can't beat the Prado, which offers free entry for two hours every afternoon.

If there’s one must-see attraction in Madrid, it has to be the Prado Museum. It’s undoubtedly one of the world’s greatest collections of art, but with over 7000 paintings, it can be hard to know where to start. For that reason, planning what you want to see in advance is key. So with that in […]

Get to Know Your Guides: Ewan Bleiman

Get to know Devour Madrid Guide Ewan in the latest installment of our Get to Know Your Guides blog series! Ewan is our go-to for art history questions and Chinese food recommendations in Madrid. Come along and get to know him!

Welcome to our Get to Know Your Guides blog series! In each post, we’ll chat with one of our talented Spain experts and tell you their story. From a food-obsessed family in Scotland, Ewan fell in love with Spanish food, history and art five years ago when he first arrived in the bustling Spanish capital […]

7 Days in Madrid: One Incredible Week in Spain’s Capital

Our Rastro tour & tapas crawl is a great way to knock two essential experiences off your list during your 7 days in Madrid!

Spend a perfect week in and around Madrid! As Spain’s capital and largest city, Madrid offers a lifetime’s worth of things to see, do and experience. However, if you’re just passing through, we think 7 days in Madrid is perfect for getting to know the city. You’ll be able to see all the iconic tourist […]

How to Spend an Unforgettable 3 Days in Madrid

Some of the best restaurants for kids in Madrid are located near parks!

You could spend a lifetime discovering the hidden sights, tastes and experiences of Madrid. However, if you only have 3 days in Spain’s beautiful capital, that’s plenty of time to get a feel for the city. You’ll be able to experience the most important tourist attractions and even get off the beaten path to some […]

48 Hours in Madrid: What to See, Do and Eat

Only have 48 hours in Madrid? Spend three or four of them on a food tour to get a feel for the city!

Spain’s colorful capital is packed with things to do, but what if you only have two days? A short weekend break in Madrid is a great way to get a feel for the city and its way of life. It’s an easily walkable city, but also served by an impeccable public transportation system. This makes […]