Madrid, Madrid, Madrid. The Mexican Agustín Lara would define this millenary city as the cradle of the compliment and 'chotis'. Today that description is very short. The streets once visited by the poet Federico García Lorca, the filmmaker Luis Buñuel, the philosopher José Ortega y
Located in the centre of the Buen Retiro Park in central Madrid is an imposing glass palace modelled on London's Crystal Palace.
It was built some 36 years after its London counterpart in 1887 and designed by the architect Ricardo Velázquez Bosco who was also responsible
All madrileños celebrate, between May 11 and 15, their patron San Isidro Labrador, offering the best of what the Spanish capital can offer, with over 200 events to take place is 15 different places in the city, and showcasing local customs as well as trending
The ex-vice president of the dislodged separatist Catalan parliament and three other leaders are to remain jailed in Madrid, due to today’s ruling by Madrid’s Supreme Court. Oriol Junqueras, was removed from his post and the separatist Catalan regional government was dissolved by the national
A new initiative invites art lovers to admire Pablo Picasso's Guernica online. Using the latest imaging technology and also releasing novel documents on the turbulent history of the painting, the online story of the painting shows hidden depths and unfolds new stories.
Transcending the specific event
The city of Madrid is the biggest city in Spain and the third most populated in the European Union with around 3.2 inhabitants. However, if we take into account the Metropolitan area includes more than 6 million people.
The capital, is home of the main government
If you want to dive profoundly into Spain’s culture, check out your local flamenco tablao. Flamenco may seem something of the past, but it’s still very much alive in various spots all around the country.
La Guitarrería – If you want a traditional “Tablao” experience in
After a series of fires on buses, the Madrid’s city hall owned public transport company is set to hire 220 new maintenance staff.
In the last week there have been two incidents, which takes the total up to nine this year. In the past five years,
At Madrid’s Parque de Atracciones, 33 people suffered minor injuries after two train cars collided on a rollercoaster.
The accident occurred when a car completed a loop and failed to stop, which led to it crashing into another car.
The people involved in the crash have
If you’re looking for the perfect place to shop then Madrid is definitely the place to go. Amongst the history and culture of the beautiful city there are a huge range of shops to satisfy your clothing craving. We’ve compiled a list of the best