Category Archives: 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!

From A to B In Musical Madrid – With A Transportation Pass

Madrid Metro Surprises are the best part of travel and our guest writer, Robin Graham...
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Celebrating The Epiphany In Spain

I am of the belief that Spanish children may be among some of the luckiest in the world. Why? Well, because not only do they get to celebrate...
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Santa, No Sleigh – Christmas Traditions In Spain

Santas slip into modern Spain with little fanfare. Few Santas or elves... Santa Delivering Presents
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A Bed For Every Budget: Where To Stay In Madrid

Lauren Aloise from Madrid, is in the know regarding cool places to stay in Madrid...
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How’s Spain Doing?

How’s Spain doing in the crisis? One local viewpoint from Madrid.....
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No Car Needed (no. 11): Madrid To Segovia

Those Roman dudes got around and left their huge aquaduct in Segovia...
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Free Days for Madrid’s Prado Museum

Save some euros at certain times and on specific days throughout the year at the Prado...
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An Unsettling Tradition: Impressions of My First Bullfight

Some say it's art, others say it's just plain cruel. Shawn from Madrid offers a view on bullfighting....
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11 Restaurants Rules You Need To Know-Customs In Spain

For restaurants, customs in Spain are different. Here are eleven restaurant rules to make travel easier...
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Expensive Coffee, Vertigo And A Fugitive Frog

A frog as a hot topic for another beautiful city in Spain? Robin Graham, our guest writer from Tarifa thinks...
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Top 10 Hoods In Madrid

How do you know where to go when you hit a big city? Our local expert in Madrid, Lauren...
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Flying The Bird to Atocha Station In Madrid

The Catholic Church wends its way even into Madrid travel as the station is named after Our Lady...
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Madrid Transportation Works – Why All The Cars?

Madrid Transportation Works - here's how to use it...
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14 Bargain Gifts To Buy In Spain

Here are some good gifts to snag when you're on Spanish soil. 14 souvenirs to take home.
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The Scoop Interviews (no. 13): MadridMan

MadridMan, created his travel web site before most of us knew what a blog was. Fifteen years ago...
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