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2 years, 10 months ago

The Booksellers of Madrid

Passion and independence define Madrid’s booksellers. They don’t just give you a bit of peace and sanctuary from the Emperor’s New Clothes or the likes of J. K. Rowling’s agonisingly alliter...


3 years, 11 months ago

Photo Menu – Great Madrid Tapas

Feeling peckish? Many of you dear readers are travelling to Spain for your summer breaks this year. With that in mind, we thought it worth reminding you of the culinary delights that are in store f...


4 years, 21 days ago

Almodovar’s Madrid

Pedro Almodovar probably didn’t need to say that his latest movie is his ‘gayest film ever’. Short of having Gloria Gaynor selling popcorn on its opening night ‘Los Amantes Pasajeros’ couldn...


4 years, 2 months ago

Luxury and romance in Madrid for less

This blog post written by Keith Jenkins of velvetescape as part of our #housetripping series. Madrid, the capital of Spain, is arguably one of Europe’s grandest cities. There’s something for ...