Old Madrid is going fast. And are we going to miss it? Maybe. But here are some of the “classic” places I find overrated, plus some cheaper, better alternatives nearby.
Lately, it seems like every bar in Madrid is serving brunch–often something distinctly un-brunch-like. But what is brunch, anyway? Perhaps it’s better to stop worrying and learn to embrace the Sprunch.
Anyone want some dessert? Spanish pastries might not be internationally famous, but they have a lot to offer madrileños with a sweet tooth–and there’s one for every major holiday!
Spanish is a Romance language so it’s only appropriate you learn it in bed. Here are a few more reasons why you should spark up a romance with a local.
Offer anyone a plate of pig’s ear and you’ll usually get a grimace as a response. But pig’s ear cooked to a golden crisp is a simple, delicious dish.