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Madrid for Dummies, what to see in Madrid

Madrid for Dummies, what to see in Madrid

Madrid is well-known for the variety and character of its districts. They each have an individual identity and lifestyle that can not be found anywhere else in the city. However, there are certain places that are a must-see in Madrid.We have selected 5 must-see places in the city; Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, the famous Palacio Real, Retiro Park, the famous Museo del Prado and finally for all you sports fans out there, the Sandiago Bernabeu Stadium. more ...

Chocolate con Churros in Madrid, a Sweet Tradition.

Chocolate con Churros in Madrid, a Sweet Tradition.

After a long night of partying in Madrid, there is nothing better than having some delicious chocolate con churros and watch the street lights go out as the sun slowly come up on the horizon. Churros, crunchy and energetic, are the perfect accompaniment to the strong and thick chocolate. A sweet tradition that goes back to the beginning of the 19th century and one you can’t miss on your holidays in Madrid. more ...

Semi-Final of the Champions League 2013 Real Madrid v Borussia Dortmund

Semi-Final of the Champions League 2013 Real Madrid v Borussia Dortmund

The question on every football fans lips is can Borussia Dortmund prevent Real Madrid from making it into the final of the Champions League 2013, thus ending Real’s hopes for a tenth European Cup. For Dortmund fans the answer is yes and of course for Real fans no. With the first leg only days away now is the time to start looking for accommodation in Madrid for the Champions League 2013 Semi-Final clash between Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund in the Bernabeu on the 30th of April 2013. more ...

The Temple of Debod, a piece of Egypt in Madrid

The Temple of Debod, a piece of Egypt in Madrid

The Temple of Debod, or Templo de Debod, is an ancient Egyptian monument which prevails in the middle of Madrid. Like an oasis in the middle of an urban desert, outside of time and space, this is the only Egyptian temple which exists in Spain. more ...

Brunch in Madrid

Brunch in Madrid

After a late night there is nothing better than waking up late, throwing on your most comfortable clothes and heading out for brunch. Lucky for us, brunch in Madrid has become a very popular way to kick start those lazy weekend days. So if you are looking for somewhere to eat between the hours of 12pm and 5pm for under 25€ follow us as we take you on a tour of Madrid’s best brunches. more ...

The Hole, cabaret in Madrid

The Hole, cabaret in Madrid

This 15th of September, the provocative show The Hole will be showing for the first time in Madrid. It features lots of surprises and guarantees not to disappoint. This original cabaret will be uniting music, circus, burlesque, food, eroticism, and above all comedy on stage. more ...

SpongeBob SquarePants the musical is coming to Madrid and Barcelona this Christmas

SpongeBob SquarePants the musical is coming to Madrid and Barcelona this Christmas

Fans of the children’s program SpongeBob SquarePants should be very excited as this mass icon, this cheeky but loveable Sponge called Bob, will be coming to the Spanish stages in the form of a musical in the cities of Barcelona, Madrid, and Bilbao. Thus, Madrid fans of SpongeBob and his friends will be able to enjoy his adventures on the 26th and 27th of December in the Arena in Madrid, in the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona which you can see on the 2nd and the 3rd of January 201l, and in Bilbao which will only be showing on the 8th of January. more ...

Celebrate Christmas in Madrid

Celebrate Christmas in Madrid

Christmas is synonymous to family gatherings, treats and typical festive food, and of course holidays jam-packed full of all kinds of activities and entertainment. Christmas in Madrid offers an endless array of typical festive activities, decorations and events, so you don’t miss out on any of what is on, here are a few suggestions for your stay in Madrid. more ...

Theatre in Madrid

Theatre in Madrid

You can tell that Madrid is the Spanish capital, and not because of its abundance of museums with top international pictorial works, sculptures, and graphics, nor its monumental architecture , but for the number of theatre and music productions, and concerts that inundate the city agenda every month. It is well worth visiting the impressive and welcoming city of Madrid this Christmas as there is a line up of some unmissable theatre productions this season, so to make sure that you don’t miss out on the best ones, here are a few suggestions. more ...

Copa del Rey 2013 Semi-Final Real Madrid- Barça

Copa del Rey 2013 Semi-Final Real Madrid- Barça

Arch rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona to face each other over two legs in the Spanish Copa del Rey (King’s Cup). The first leg will be played in Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu Stadium Wednesday 30th of January and current “la Liga” leaders and Copa del Rey title holders Barcelona will host the return leg on Wednesday 27th of February in Camp Nou. more ...

Zarkana in Madrid with the Cirque du Soleil

Zarkana in Madrid with the Cirque du Soleil

Zarkana, the new Cirque du Soleil show, is a rock opera combining surrealism and new technologies with physical virtuosity. It will come to Madrid on the 12th of November to capture you with its magic. more ...

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