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Markets in Madrid

Markets in Madrid

Today we invite you to discover the best markets in Madrid. Who does not like to go through the stands of a market, seduced by the colors, freshness and variety of products? Most of the city’s covered markets have been refurbished in recent years, responding to a growing demand for authenticity, and the pursuit of […]

Madrid Letters

Madrid Letters

This year, we are pleased to start a new game with you,  on our Facebook page: Madrid  Letters. Every Sunday, we will propose a phrase of an author, writer or singer, about Madrid, whose name you will have to guess. If you can´t give us the correct answer, nothing happens, it will always be the […]

School trip in Madrid

School trip in Madrid

Organizing a school trip in Madrid requires a great deal of work and preparation, especially if you don´t  want to make a trip that is a sort of “turnkey” journey, and allows your students and yourself to live a unique human and cultural experience. Today we offer advice on how to organize a school trip […]

Christmas in Madrid

Christmas in Madrid

Christmas in Madrid  is almost here and today we are going to provide you with a lot of information about what the capital offers on these dates so that you do not miss anything, and that you may want to celebrate Christmas in Madrid with us.   Christmas in Madrid: Christmas lights The most striking […]

Madrid Quiz

Madrid Quiz

This post will gives you all the answers of our Madrid Quiz, published every Tuesday on our Facebook page. It will make you discover places and things that very few people know about Madrid, and help you to know better the capital of Spain,   Madrid Quiz Tuesday 17/05     Caños del Peral Museum […]

Symbols of Madrid

Symbols of Madrid

Your may know some of the symbols of Madrid, but do you know their meaning? Knowing a city, its culture, its history, includes knowing its emblems, its symbols, so I will dedicate this article to understand a little better Madrid as the capital of Spain and capital of region through its symbols.   Symbols of […]

The Madrid of records

The Madrid of records

We dedicate today’s article to the Madrid of records, a few weeks after one of the most mediatic records this summer, the famous hangout of 5000 Pokemon hunters in the Parque del Buen Retiro on July 28th. We present today a serie of records that the capital of Spain can be proud of (or not,you will […]

Bank holidays in Madrid 2016-2017

Bank holidays in Madrid 2016-2017

Here comes again the routine of school, college, work: one more year is starting for everyone. Many people (just like you and me) are interested in the dates of the bank holidays of the year. It is a very understandable way to encourage oneself and to be able to face the post holiday depression, so […]

Gift from Madrid

Gift from Madrid

Foreign visitors often ask in social medias what typical souvenirs should they bring back to their friends and family: it can be a little difficult to choose among many touristic offer when you want to be original, and buy an authentic gift from Madrid, avoiding the usual cliches (a  shirt of Real Madrid football team, […]

Madrid in summer: the best parks

Madrid in summer: the best parks

To survive in Madrid in summer, find the best parks in the capital and enjoy a good shade, it is vital. As they say “Quien a buen árbol se arrima, buena sombra le cobija”, so today’s post is dedicated to present the best parks in Madrid to go now, when the weather is so hot, […]