Today Melissa breaks down a great plan for 24 hours in Madrid (though we both agree - you should always stay longer!) Madrid is too often overlooked by international travelers. Far from the beaches of Valencia and San Sebastian, the whitewashed villages of Andalusia, and the … [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.
Today Lindsay breaks down some of the best options for cooking classes in Madrid. From basics of paella and sangria to the complex techniques of modern cuisine, Madrid is home to great options for novices and pros alike. Spanish food is beautiful simplicity at its finest. The … [Read more...]
Today Lindsay shares three of the best places for cochinillo in Madrid - don't read if hungry! The thought of eating cochinillo in Madrid (an entire roast suckling pig) might seem surprising to some visitors. However, this dish has a long and storied history. Many places … [Read more...]
Today Lindsey shares her favorite day trips from Madrid. And since she is currently living in Córdoba, I'm not surprised it made the list! Madrid really does have it all. A city full of fascinating history, it also boasts a thriving and vibrant modern culture. It's home to … [Read more...]
From skiing to sunbathing, here are eight cheap weekend breaks from Madrid-- perfect for the budget traveler! 8 Cheap Weekend Breaks from Madrid for the Budget Traveler 1. Lisbon … [Read more...]