What is Empadronamiento? It sounds like a long, scary word but empadronamiento is actually a really easy process that you can do quickly and efficiently (believe it or not!). Basically, here in Spain the ayuntamiento (town hall) uses the system of empadronamiento as a … [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.
I’m on a quest to find good, affordable sushi in Madrid. And by affordable I mean maximum 15€ per person and we can’t leave hungry! I have faith that it must exist—Madrid is a huge city after all, but so far I haven’t found much. (Suggestions anyone?) So when I saw a Groupon for … [Read more...]
Your Guide for Dining out in Spain Presents: Customer Service in Spanish Restaurants The Scenario… My family and I have been sitting at our table for ten minutes now, trying to catch our waiter’s eye and order something to drink. Meanwhile, he darts around the dining room, … [Read more...]
El Rastro is Madrid's signature flea market. It is a multicolored maze of people and puestos (stands) that is almost impossible to navigate without having to push your way through just a little. Tourists beware-- the narrow streets make it easy for pickpockets so you should keep … [Read more...]
Looking for authentic Greek food in Madrid? Read on for Spanish Sabores first Restaurant Review! I love Greek food. Ever since I first visited Greece almost 10 years ago I've had difficulty finding a place that could replicate the creamy hummus, garlicky tzatziki, tangy feta, … [Read more...]