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...]
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 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...]
Wondering what to see in Toledo? Spain expert Ewan breaks down the top sights! Perched majestically on the banks of the river Tagus, Toledo is truly a city of three cultures. Medieval Jewish and Muslim heritage sits side-by-side with Christian churches in this "Imperial City". … [Read more...]
One of the top places on my list when exploring a new city is always the local market. I love visiting markets as they allow us a glimpse into a city's soul. Local shoppers, quirky vendors a beautiful variety of foods for sale-- these hubs of commerce and conversation are a … [Read more...]