This is a classic chic shopping center on paseo de la Castellana,nearer the Santiago Bernabeu stadium, if looking for a modern place to relax, drink a coffee and do some serious shopping this is it,... more
Of course the main store is at the Stadium, but if walking around Madrid you got that urge to buy things from your team, well You are in madrid so why not near Sol,the center of it all lol!
This is near where I lived for four years in Madrid,and it my mother used to take me here to buy me shoes, well, I then, took my kids here to buy them shoes too. It is an institution in the district... more
Sunday morning we went to the flea market. It was HOT and we had to walk BLOCKS for a taxi, but the baby was still going strong and didn't seem to mind. The first picture is of me with the stroller... more
Founded in 1858, this is a store where they sell Spanish fans and parasols/umbrellas. You'll recognize the store because of all the fans in the window. The fans are gorgeous, even if some can be... more
You can come here for good prices on charter flights and flights to Asia. They speak english.
The office is at 22nd floor of the tallest building in Plaza de España. From here you can have wonderful... more
Hello everybody and welcome to Madrid!
I hope you find here what can help you if you come to Madrid. Please, feel free to ask me whatever you need to know. I add more tips and pics quite often.
In April 2008, I went on my first (notice the use of the word "first?!) Spanish-language immersion and spent 3 weeks in the capital of Spain. I knew very little about Madrid before I got there, but I...
In 1996 i was in Madrid for the first time. Then, I had my prejudice that this city was way not that exciting as Barcelona was, the city i had been so many times before. Later on i found out that i......