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...]
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.
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...]
Ask a hundred Spaniards “what is tapas?” and you’ll get a hundred different answers. For something so central to the Spanish way of eating, it can be a bewildering topic for visitors. Each city has its own tradition, from Basque pintxos stacked up along the bar to the big plates … [Read more...]