Welcome to Madrid! It seems like only yesterday Alejandro and I moved from Cadiz to Madrid and started our lives in Spain's capital. How things have changed since then! Six years later, I feel like I'm only just discovering the layers of this incredible city. Madrid is a funny … [Read more...]
I've called Madrid home since 2011 and love exploring its countless corners. Here you'll find my Madrid tips for restaurants, day trips, museums, parks, gardens, markets and more! I hope you'll love Madrid as much as I do.
My days lately have been filled with wine-- lots of it. From big, full-bodied Spanish Rioja to crisp Chablis, and nutty sherry, I've been tasting as much as possible the past few weeks. And it's not just the fact that I love wine (which I do) but I'm actually studying for the … [Read more...]
It's been a busy year so far (as expected!) launching new Devour Spain tours in Madrid, Barcelona, and Malaga, while also dealing with some of life's surprises. After months of long days and frequent work trips, I needed a quick break to totally disconnect. Luckily, Madrid is … [Read more...]
The first time I visited Madrid I have to admit I was a hopeless tourist. Having done minimal research before making the trip up from Seville, my study abroad buddies and I booked a cheap youth hostel and wandered aimlessly through the city hoping to see something interesting. … [Read more...]
Seeing flamenco in Spain is something many tourists debate-- but I'm here to tell you that I think it is an absolute must, especially in Madrid! … [Read more...]