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Jardines de Sabatini Apartosuites (©Álvaro López del Cerro).

Jardines de Sabatini Apartosuites (©Álvaro López del Cerro).

Rooftop bars with amazing views. Lush garden oases on terra firma. Pick one and enjoy all of the flavours the summer has to offer.

_00A2656 Category: Shopping
July 28, 2020

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.…

11224505_894439263957282_7980516351093055677_o1 Category: Entertainment
August 6, 2015

The unblemished summer sky has given rise to more open-air cinemas in the Spanish capital. And in Madrid, a night at the movies also gives you an opportunity to explore some of the capital’s most iconic buildings. From the daring programme projected inside the Palacio de Cibeles’ “crystal patio” and the commercial blockbusters and …

The Lago Pool Category: Entertainment, LGBT
August 3, 2015

Summer is in full swing and much of the mass-holiday-exodus has begun. Sometimes it seems as if half the city has made a beeline for the beach, leaving the city ticking along at a slower yet eminently more relaxed pace. So where does that leave those left behind to deal with scorching summer temperatures and …

Hotel Óscar Category: Entertainment, Food & Drink
July 23, 2015

If you’ve just touched down in Madrid, and your grasp on the Spanish language is limited, one phrase may still stand out amongst the rest: “Qué Calor!” (It’s so hot!).…

fiestas-del-orgullo-en-madrid Category: LGBT
July 1, 2013

 

MADO, Madrid Pride, is the name given to the celebrations on Madrid’s streets during Gay Pride Week, where the central event is the Gay Parade, the biggest in Europe, which this year will be on 6 July. The MADO celebrations include open-air concerts, parties, art, culture and sport, all in and around …

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