Stuck for something to do? Never fear. We tell you where to go, in a manner of speaking. Ideal itineraries for a day out in the city with not an Irish bar or tourist trap in sight.
Patones de Arriba, a curious town with beautiful slate buildings was once a kingdom. At just 60 kilometers north of Madrid, it makes for a great day trip.
Museo Sorolla is the most elaborate display not only of an artist’s body of work but also of his unconcealed personal life and surroundings.
Spring’s here! Time to head outdoors and enjoy all the mountain charm Madrid has to offer. This hike features Miraflores de la Sierra, an hour away from the city center.
On the first Saturday of every month in Madrid is Cámara Agraria’s Día de Mercado where you can buy farm fresh produce and artesanal cheese and beer.
Getting out of the city and experiencing nature is really easy to do in Madrid. Just hop on a bus and 20 minutes later, you’re in El Pardo nature reserve.
At the end of a long week, what we all need is a nice relaxing Sunday. But after a while it’s easy to get stuck in a rut and end up doing the same ol’ weekend thing. Luckily, Lauren Aloise has some suggestions for a fun and chilled out Sunday.