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Adjusting to Life in Madrid – Three ‘expat’ stories

In the May edition of “Madridmetropolitan”, Chris Neil wrote about the process of cultural adjustment when moving to a new country for the first...
All the King´s men

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At the Service of the Crown - A rare glimpse inside the world of Europe’s oldest Royal Guard - as told through its...
Proud Madrid

Madrid World Pride Festival 2017

PROUD MADRID! World Pride comes to town for a weeklong festival and celebration of gay life with open-air concerts, performing art, sporting competitions and...
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M.C. ESCHER COMES TO TOWN

IN CHRISTOPHER NOLAN'S INCEPTION, Arthur (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) shows Ariadne (Ellen Page) how to build within a dream. They walk up a staircase discussing 'paradoxical...
Madrileño gato

MADRILEÑO GATO

What’s in a name and where does it come from? Ask a Madrileño if he is a ‘gato’ and you are more than likely to...
Feria del Libro de Madrid

Feria del Libro de Madrid

When I moved to Madrid I wasn’t so much moving to Madrid as getting away from Ireland. The feeling of liberating myself...
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