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MadridGOLF’10 - 5th edition of the International Golf Show to be held in Madrid in November

MadridGOLF’10 - 5th edition of the International Golf Show to be held in Madrid in November

From Friday the 26th to the 28th of November MadridGOLF’10, the 5th edition of the International Golf Show will be taking place for all you lucky golf fans on golf pavilion 6 in the IFEMA (Juan Carlos I Fairground) in Madrid. Professionals in the field and the general public will have access to all the information and products related to the world of golf, and all the professional sports bodies in the field will be attending making this an unmissable opportunity if you like golf and you’re in Madrid this winter season. more ...

Madrid in Danza 2010: Dance Festival taking place in Madrid

Madrid in Danza 2010: Dance Festival taking place in Madrid

From the 8th to the 28th of November the Madrid en Danza festival will be taking place, and celebrating its 25th anniversary with a line up of top local, and international dance companies and young creators, that will be demonstrating their new styles and fusions with other disciplines, as well as performing more classic ballet, on the Madrid stages. more ...

Halloween in Madrid 2010

Halloween in Madrid 2010

Just in case you don’t have any plans for your Halloween in Madrid, we would like to make a few suggestions and guide you through the confusion of activities and various events that are taking place in the Spanish capital to celebrate the “Day of the Dead” (Halloween equivalent in Britain). Although in Spain this is mainly a religious festival, contact with the Anglo-Saxon culture and the American concept of Halloween is now well entrenched, thus the Spanish now follow on with these traditions. more ...

25th anniversary of “Les Miserables” in London, and first showing in Madrid this autumn

25th anniversary of “Les Miserables” in London, and first showing in Madrid this autumn

Last Sunday, London paid a well deserved tribute to the most long-standing musical “Les Miserables” that will have been showing for 25 years very soon. Thus, the O2 Arena in the British Capital has organised a double and commemorative concert session that filled up to the hilts, something that is really difficult to achieve given that we are referring to a one of the largest in-door stadiums in the United Kingdom. More than 300 actors and musicians took part in the 25th anniversary celebration of this theatrical piece written by Alain Boublil, and inspired by the Victor Hugo’s novel bearing the same name. more ...

Only kings of Leon concert in Spain to be taking place in the Palacio de Vistalegre, Madrid

Only kings of Leon concert in Spain to be taking place in the Palacio de Vistalegre, Madrid

The North American group Kings of Leon will be making their one and only stop in Spain during their European tour to support the release of their forthcoming album “Come Around Sundown.” This long awaited concert will be taking place in December in the Palacio de Vistalegre, Madrid and tickets will be on sale as of the 1st of October selling at 46 euros a go. more ...

Scorched, a play by Wajdi Mouawad in the Matadero art complex in Madrid

Scorched, a play by Wajdi Mouawad in the Matadero art complex in Madrid

The theatre director and playwright, Wajdi Mouawad, will be presenting his play ´Incendie` or ´Scorched` again in the Matadero contemporary art complex in Madrid that was a sweeping success in the box offices when it premiered in Spain two years ago. This Lebanese author, who has settled in Canada and was forced to flee as a child from the conflict in his native country, reflects this pure tragedy in his works which relate Greek tragedies instead. more ...

Playlist Sounds of Madrid

Playlist Sounds of Madrid

Recently, we published our Playlist Sounds of Madrid, in our eagerness to reflect the sound of each town and represent, via a compilation of the most fitting tunes, the personality of each town. In this case, our Playlist attempts to reflect the sounds of the Spanish capital that has marked a turning point in the Spanish music scene. more ...

Opening of the Apple Store in Madrid

Opening of the Apple Store in Madrid

A few days ago, the first Apple shop in Spain was opened in Barcelona, quite an event for faithful followers of this brand that has marked a turning point in the world of technology and in the concept of the brand. Fans of this make can find in this new Apple store all their favourite products, in addition to innovations in hardware and software, and will be able to try out all their goods. Not only that, because in the 1,200 metre squares that comprise the new store visitors will be able to participate in practical workshops, individual training sessions and stop off at the Genius Bar, where they can get technical assistance and advice. more ...

San Miguel Market in Madrid: a pleasure for the senses

San Miguel Market in Madrid: a pleasure for the senses

Admiring the multiple colours, flavours, smells, and shapes in the different stalls of the San Miguel Market in Madrid is a pleasure for the senses. This market situated in the heart of the Spanish capital, in a plaza with no name, next to the Plaza Mayor offers to those that wander though its passages and visits its numerous stalls, a pallet of colours and a variety of exquisite delights that will not leave you disappointed. more ...

Magnificent views: the best terraces in Madrid

Magnificent views: the best terraces in Madrid

The capital of Madrid has a very hectic nightlife…there is something for everyone, with diverse settings, that vary greatly. When it comes to going out to have a drink or enjoying a night on the town, Madrid comprises a real combination of ages, tastes, and origins: classic bars, themed bars, romantic restaurants, cosmopolitan atmospheres…. A diversity that offers a multitude of very attractive options. The wealth and variety of this city is demonstrated in the bars, restaurants, clubs……. and terraces. We have found another type of place: enormous parasols, sun loungers, cushions, and beds: for eating or having a drink, with a partner or a friend, unusual places that hide from the noise on the streets. The terraces in Madrid. more ...

MTV Europe Awards 2010 in Madrid

MTV Europe Awards 2010 in Madrid

The MTV Europe Music Awards will be held this year in Madrid. The seventeenth edition of the European music gala organized by the channel MTV will be held on November the 7th at the sport complex in an event that will be broadcasted throughout the world. more ...

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