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Fans for the summer

Category: Shopping July 28, 2020

©Álvaro López del Cerro

With over 2,800 hours of sunlight per year, our city is one of the sunniest capitals in Europe. In these two shops, one classic and the other modern, you’ll find the perfect summer accessory.

paseo-del-arte-virtual-150x150 Category: Art & Culture
April 2, 2020

We know many of our visitors have had to postpone their trips to Madrid. Soon we’ll be back to normal, but during this period we would like to invite everyone who is staying home to take part in a number of virtual activities organised by the museums and cultural institutions along the Paseo del Arte

How to make torrijas at home Category: Food & Drink
April 1, 2020

They’re the quintessential Easter treat, with a history stretching back centuries. And they’re so easy to make at home! With the help of our friends from El Riojanowe’ll show you how to make the best torrijas (Spain’s answer to French toast). In addition to sweetening up the holidays, they’ll give you a nice

Shaping stories Category: Shopping
February 4, 2020

Pottery and ceramics have made a niche for themselves in Madrid, which is full of craftspeople who are bringing a modern touch to processes and techniques with a very long tradition. Below you’ll find a catalogue of items such as jewellery, crockery and lamps that are true works of art!…

Here's to the delicious roscón! Category: Shopping
January 2, 2020

“With or without cream?” It’s one of the phrases most often repeated by Madrileños at this time of year. Although, as times are changing so fast, perhaps we should add: “With truffles, strawberry, chocolate?”…

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