Top 5 most fashionable Madrid clubs

Top 5 most fashionable Madrid clubs

Spain...Summer...Fiesta! A new summer is about to start, and the holiday is closer than you would think. As one of the most popular destinations in Spain, Madrid is getting ready for a new wave of tourists. Actually, summer is the one and only time of the year when Madrid truly belongs to its tourists. Madrid might look deserted in the middle of a hot summer day, but just wait until the sun sets. The streets are filled by a noisy and euphoric, and restaurants and night clubs play happy mu... [ read more ]

Guide to fine dining in Madrid

Guide to fine dining in Madrid

There are countless reasons why Madrid can be counted among Europe's most visited cities, and excellent food is certainly one of them. The Spanish capital has a record number of Michelin awarded restaurants, and it is also the city with the oldest restaurant in Europe. A true heaven for foodies, Madrid is great for indulging on Spanish cuisine, but also a great place to look for some of Europe's most famous chefs and best gourmet restaurants. In today's guide we have included some of the ... [ read more ]

Tips for Planning a Romantic Madrid Escape

Tips for Planning a Romantic Madrid Escape

A romantic weekend in Madrid can be the perfect gift for that very special person in you life. Madrid might not be generally regarded as a romantic city (not to the same extent as Paris, anyway), yet there is indeed a very romantic side of it waiting to be explored. This is why in today's post we have complied a few tips for planning a romantic Madrid escape. Being romantic in Madrid is not difficult when you have chosen the perfect hotel, made reservation to the best restaurants and made... [ read more ]

Best music bars in Madrid

Best music bars in Madrid

With a laid-back atmosphere and plenty of bars, restaurants and nightclubs, Madrid has long earned its place among Europe's best party destinations. A night out in Madrid usually happens in two stages: stage 1 - meet you friends for some tapas and a couple of beers (cerveza); stage 2 - hit the dance floor in a trendy club. Of course, this is not what Madrid nightlife is all about. Some people prefer concerts to dancing and live music to DJ sessions, but even so, Madrid won't disappoint them.... [ read more ]

Famous Streets in Madrid

Famous Streets in Madrid

In a big city like Madrid, with more attractions than the regular-size holiday will ever allow enough time to visit, wandering around with no apparent purpose can be the best way to discover the city's true face. However, even the most adventurous tourist, the kind that would never buy a travel guide and hates carrying a map, will need some minimal guiding lines. Knowing which are the most famous neighborhoods or areas in a city will certainly ease your job. Also, most European cities tend t... [ read more ]

A Guide to Madrid's Famous Squares

A Guide to Madrid’s Famous Squares

The buzzing capital of Spain is famous for many things, but its buzz just wouldn’t be as loud if it wasn’t for its large public squares. These squares belong to Madrileans just as much as they belong to tourists; while the first use the square to show their happiness and national pride at various events (like the winning of the Word Cup by the Spanish football team), the latter gather around the squares for a rest or a rendezvous point before hitting the nightclubs. But no matter what ar... [ read more ]

Most beautiful Madrid cathedrals

Most beautiful Madrid cathedrals

A favourite destination with partygoers, shoppers and art lovers from all corners of the world, Madrid is only rivalled by Barcelona in terms of historic monuments. But the reality is that it is hard to compare the two cities: they each have their own charm, and even though Madrid lacks the works or Antoni Gaudi or the Sagrada Familia, it still has plenty of remarkable buildings and churches. As a proof ofthis, in today’s post I will describe some of the most beautiful Madrid cathedrals: ... [ read more ]

Historic Restaurants and Cafés in Madrid

Historic Restaurants and Cafés in Madrid

  Madrid is a lively capital full of historic charm, where arts, football and nightlife get just as much attention. From the football culture to the literary cafés, there are many sides of Madrid to explore and discover. But you should never say goodbye to this amazing Spanish metropolis without trying out some of its world-class restaurants and cafés. From the city with the oldest restaurant in the world, I give you the best historic restaurants and cafés in Madrid: The Jockey ... [ read more ]

Luxury Accomodation in Madrid

Luxury Accomodation in Madrid

Five-star and boutique hotels are certainly not a rarity in a big capital city like Madrid. Its historic monuments, rich cultural life and notorious nightclubs are attracting millions of tourists every year, any there aren’t few those who are willing to pay the price of an ultra-central location or a deluxe suite with a private spa and Spanish-style balcony in order to enjoy the best of Madrid. Luxury accommodation in Madrid is quite easy to find, but a preliminary inventory of the city’... [ read more ]

Short Guide to Visiting the Prado Museum in Madrid

Short Guide to Visiting the Prado Museum in Madrid

Needless to say, the Prado Museum is among the most visited attractions in Madrid. Whoever heard of Madrid has most probably heard of the Prado. This is Spain’s best known museum and it’s fain is only overshadowed by an actual visit. Take a look at this short guide to visiting the Prado museum in Madrid to learn all the essential information about location, timetable and what to visit: A Little Bit of History Constructed at the end of the 18th century at the order of King Carlos the 3r... [ read more ]