One of Spain’s many wild festivals, visit Piornal for your chance to throw turnips at the Jarramplas!
Category: MADRID & CENTRAL
Spain’s big, royal, grand city! The Scoop on Madrid travel and Spanish dishes. Here you’ll find local info on Madrid attractions plus information on travel to villages around Madrid. Toledo and more!
Walking parapets, climbing towers, calling for your love. The stuff of fairy tales is only 1.5 hours from Madrid by train in Ávila.
A short ride from Segovia, Pedraza is a small town with an interesting history. Visit on a day trip and wander its honey-hued streets.
Hop on a bus or train to Segovia from Madrid for an easy day-trip. See the Roman aqueduct and more.
Local tips on how to save money in Madrid, whether you are traveling to the city or living there.
How to tip in bars and restaurants in Spain.
Luckily, our writers for The Spain Scoop love to eat the unique food …
Five neighborhoods you need to check out for shopping in Madrid.
Our tips on Spain’s top cities to visit.
Are you ready to have some fun in Madrid? Read these local tips first.
Is it a prison? Is it a shopping mall in Chicago? Don’t let first impressions deceive you, the Reina Sofia Museum is worth your time.
Tips on where to sip, snack, and buy the best chocolate in Madrid, Spain.
Riding the metro in Madrid is more than getting from A to B, it’s a concert.
Looking for the right place to stay in Madrid? Local writer Lauren Aloise shares her tips on where to book.
How’s Spain doing in the crisis? One local viewpoint from Madrid…..