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Cortylandia: the magic of Christmas has descended upon Madrid

By | 13 December, 2017 | 0 comments

Cortylandia 2017

Christmas has arrived. A highly-anticipated season that gives the streets of the beautiful city of Madrid a one of a kind atmosphere, filled with magic and excitement. Both kids and adults can enjoy the vibrant and elegant Spanish metropolis during such a special time, with an endless number of plans and activities for everyone.

One of the city’s most popular events around this time of year is Cortylandia, Read full article

Categories: Actividades

The biggest Harry Potter exhibition has arrived in Madrid

By | 6 December, 2017 | 0 comments

Harry Potter The Exhibition

If you’re a Potterhead (a lover of the Harry Potter series) you’ll be thrilled with what we have to tell you in this article. Madrid is the only city in Spain where you can visit Harry Potter: The Exhibition. The exhibit, which is on display at pavilion 1 of IFEMA (Madrid’s expo center), Read full article

Categories: Ocio en Madrid

5 trivia facts that maybe you did not know about Gran Vía

By | 29 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Gran Vía

Given that the Gran Vía is in the very heart of Madrid, connecting Plaza de España to Calle Alcalá at Plaza de Cibeles, it is one of the busiest avenues in the city.  Here are five facts you may not have known about one of the city’s thoroughfares, located just a few minutes by foot from our hotel. Read full article

Categories: Guías Madrid

Traditional Madrid dishes: churros with chocolate sauce

By | 22 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Churros madrileños

Oddly enough, in recent years, churros have become a global food trend. However, in Spain, and particularly in Madrid, churros are a well-established dish. Pure tradition.

Is there anything more authentic than a breakfast of churros with chocolate sauce? It is more than a dish, it’s a social event in and of itself. Churros with chocolate sauce takes us Madrilenians back to our youth, Read full article

Categories: Gastronomía

Mucha exhibit in Madrid

By | 15 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Alphonse Mucha en Madrid

You are in luck this autumn if you are a fan of Art Nouveau. The Palacio de Gaviria in Madrid is holding an interesting exhibit on the Czech artist, Alphonse Mucha, considered the creator of the Art Nouveau movement. From October 12th to February 25th, you can enjoy over 200 works by the emblematic artist, Read full article

Categories: Ocio en Madrid

Tricicle is celebrating its 40 years on the stage in Madrid

By | 8 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Madrid Tricicle

Four decades are well deserving of a celebration. Madrid is the headquarters for the commemoration of the 40th anniversary of one of the most charismatic Spanish theater companies. Tricicle is celebrating this anniversary by revisiting the best comedies of its extensive career. Hits summarizes the success of its gestural humor and, according to the Catalan trio, Read full article

Categories: Ocio en Madrid

Excursions from Madrid: Ávila

By | 1 November, 2017 | 0 comments

Excursión desde Madrid a Ávila

Madrid has many features that appeal to visitors. That said, the area surrounding the city has very interesting tourism options. If you are already familiar with the city, if you have a particular interest or if you’d simply like a change of scenery you may want to take advantage of these options. There is a plethora of cultural heritage in the surrounding cities. Read full article

Categories: Excursiones

Discover the exciting Strawberry Train

By | 25 October, 2017 | 0 comments

Tren de la Fresa de Madrid

If you are looking for a unique, different and fun excursion in Madrid you will love the Strawberry Train, a trip which will take you back 150 years. What? You’ve never heard of it? We’ll tell you all about it in this post.

The Strawberry Train — the name comes from the strawberries passed out during the ride by the attendants dressed in period costume — will take you on an excursion to Aranjuez, Read full article

Categories: Ocio en Madrid, Rutas originales

“Emociones”: Flamenco at its purest

By | 18 October, 2017 | 0 comments

Espectáculo Emociones

Federico García Lorca explained the spirit of Flamenco as “a mysterious power that everyone feels and no philosopher can explain”. That special charisma which overcomes flamenco dancers, singers and musicians on stage, creating magic that connects the viewer and the artist through the beat.

The Teatro Alfil, a pillar of the Madrilenian theater scene traditionally associated with comedy, Read full article

Categories: Uncategorized

World Football Summit 2017

By | 11 October, 2017 | 0 comments

wsf-heuropa

For a few days, Madrid will become the football, as it is referred to throughout most of the world, or soccer, as we know it, capital of the world. The date is set for October 16th and 17th in the Teatro Goya where the World Football Summit 2017 will be held, an international conference focused on the industry of the king of sports. Read full article

Categories: Actividades

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