Ignacio Vleming Ignacio Vleming

Architecture Month

Categories: Art & Culture September 16, 2016
La Vela. Herzog & de Meuron

BBVA’s La Vela building. Herzog & de Meuron

Exhibitions, conferences, guided tours and, in particular, the opening of some of the city’s most interesting buildings are activities that form part of Architecture WeekOpen House and MOM, three initiatives that throughout October give people the opportunity to discover part of Madrid’s secret heritage. Read more

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Ignacio Vleming Ignacio Vleming

Faro de Moncloa

Faro de Moncloa Categories: Art & Culture, Entertainment, With the kids
June 3, 2015

Only 20 minutes away by metro from Puerta del Sol stands the Faro de Moncloa, a 110-metre tower with 360 degree views across the urban landscape of Madrid and the Guadarrama mountain range.…

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Carlos Menéndez Carlos Menéndez

The Palace and the Ritz: 100 years of history

minipalace Categories: Art & Culture
January 17, 2013

When visiting a city, the first thing you need is somewhere to stay. But that’s not what this post is about. Yes, the Palace and the Ritz are two hotels. Two centrally-located, comfortable, exclusive, classic, punctilious and perfect establishments. But the aim of this post is to help us understand why these two emblematic hotels, …

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Silvia Roba Silvia Roba

Purely for pleasure

Reja-de-El-Capricho-300x181 Categories: Art & Culture, Sports, With the kids
October 4, 2012

At the last Madrid Fashion Week, Josep Font, designer of the Jesús del Pozo collections, chose El Capricho Park for his runway show. As a result, many people discovered one of the city’s prettiest, most romantic and idyllic parks. A great unknown.…

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