Madrid’s Underground Chinese Restaurant

Strange Restaurants in Spain Madrid’s Parking Garage Chinese Restaurant The next time you are craving Chinese food in Madrid, you may want to head to Plaza de España. Hidden underground on your way down to the Plaza de España parking garage, is a small Chinese restaurant & take-away counter...
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Madrid’s Royal Botanical Gardens

The Royal Botanical Gardens of Madrid Cities Are Amazing… But sometimes I need an escape and some fresh air! While weekend day trips are wonderful, I like to have some other options for times when a day trip is impossible. Madrid is full of excellent parks, including its 20-acre...
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Sushi in Madrid: All You Can Eat at Zen Bamboo

Affordable Sushi in Central Madrid Finding good, affordable sushi in Madrid has been a challenge this year. We tried one sushi restaurant based on a Groupon, but it wasn’t good enough to return to at full price. Our friends have also recommended a few places, but when we look at...
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Aranjuez: A Relaxing Day Trip From Madrid

I arrived to Aranjuez angry. Armed with my heavy camera bag, two lenses, and the idea of practicing my photography skills in the renowned Aranjuez Palace, I was crushed when I realized I had forgotten my camera’s memory card. It only made matters worse when we clearly went the...
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Best Pizza in Madrid: Ti Amo Pizzería

I have good news for all my fellow pizza and pasta loving people in Madrid…   I have discovered a hidden gem! Ti Amo Restaurante & Pizzería is a fantastic new Italian restaurant in Madrid that serves amazing homemade pasta, crispy brick-oven pizza, and doesn’t charge you half your...
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Top Picks for Madrid Cuisine

Spanish food has quickly become one of the most popular dining options worldwide, as tapas bars have sprung up in small towns and big cities alike, on all continents. Known for its use of fresh ingredients and simple preparations, Spanish cuisine is arguably the best of the Mediterranean. Madrid,...
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