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The Sultan Of Swing Comes To Madrid

Kimberley Bailey talks to Rock´n ´ Roll Hall of Fame inducteee and Dire Straits co-founder John Illsley about his forthcoming concert in Madrid at...

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Autumn in Madrid

Hidden Madrid – Tio Pepe

Peter Besas, author of Hidden Madrid tells the story of one of the most iconic symbols of the capital. Since 1936, one of the most...

The Sultan Of Swing Comes To Madrid

Kimberley Bailey talks to Rock´n ´ Roll Hall of Fame inducteee and Dire Straits co-founder John Illsley about his forthcoming concert in Madrid at...

Back To School Reading

Summer is over and it’s that time of year again, eagerly awaited or maybe dreaded... Yes, September is here - are you ready to...

VOGUE AND ART – CRISTÓBAL BALENCIEGA AT THE THYSSEN MUSEUM

Kris Sinclair Christian takes a look at the Balenciega Exhibition showing at the Thyssen until 22nd September. ” When my grandfather was working at a...

Madrid Runner Up In Redress Design Award 2019

The world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition - Redress Design Award - Hong Kong-based environmental charity,  showcased 10 never-seen-before collections at the Grand Final of...

Recuerdos de Madrid – A Tribute In Verse

In Madrid I found a sunlit square In which there stands a mighty bear And candidly I must declare That she is a bear...without compare   Drawn by the...

Spanish Economy : A bad deal for the young

In most western countries the idea is becoming widespread that the young entering the workforce now will be the first generation to be poorer...

LuggageHero Launches in Madrid

As part of our focus on highlighting new enterprises we take a look at the latest international start up to launch in Madrid –...

Ronaldo Is Back As He Opens Hair Transplant Centre In Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to open a new state-of-the-art hair implant centre in Madrid and has named his WAG Georgina Rodriguez as one of...

Thomas Cook Collapses Leaving Thousands Stranded

UK Civil Aviation Authority launches full programme to support Thomas Cook customers in Spain Thomas Cook Group, including the UK tour operator and airline, has...

Brexit: Minister Steve Barclay Meets With UK Nationals

Secretary of State for Exiting the EU, Steven Barclay, met yesterday with members of three of the groups representing UK nationals in Spain: Brexpats,...

Brexit Update – Guarantees for UK State Pension recipients living in...

The UK government has announced that it will continue to uprate the UK State Pension paid to people living in the EU each year...

Best Rooftop Terraces In Madrid

Amy Shia takes a look at some of the best terrazas and rooftop bars and pools to enjoy in Madrid HOTEL EMPERADOR When it’s sizzlingly hot...

British Beer For Madrileños

Madrid´s booming craft ale scene as been given a boost by the opening of La Latina´s newest tap room. David Ross and Patrick Tuck...

Eat Out Madrid Review – The Taste Gallery

  The Taste Gallery in Plaza de San Miguel is the perfect for a great tapas lunch or more intimate dinner on the town.  Varied...

The Sultan Of Swing Comes To Madrid

Kimberley Bailey talks to Rock´n ´ Roll Hall of Fame inducteee and Dire Straits co-founder John Illsley about his forthcoming concert in Madrid at...
Fever Bands In Madrid - April

Fever Bands In Madrid

Saturday, April 29 - MADRID Teatro Barceló «rinôçérôse» The French band led by Patou and Jean-Philippe returns to Madrid on April 29 to present their next...

Spring vegetables, punched up with a poached egg and ham

Gastro Experiences with Catalina Brennan We are now in Spring! I love going to markets during this season, there’s an infinite display of vegetables and...

Winter Recipes from Spain with Catalina Brennan

  Hello all!! Welcome to this new page, where you will find lots to do with food and great gastro experiences!! Recipes, tips, places to...
Mango Chutney

Autumn Recipe: Mango Chutney – By Jemima Butler

The nights are drawing in, it is finally getting colder after our Indian Summer or the ‘veroño’ (new spanish word recently coined for verano...
Ajoblanco - Recipe

Summer Recipe

By Jemima Butler This month I am writing to you from Padstow, a small coastal fishing village in the beautiful county of Cornwall, southwest of...

Home: Combating Closet Chaos with Style!

Combating Closet Chaos with Style! Have you experienced “Closet Chaos”?  Have you spent far too much time and frustration looking for something to wear, finding...

How do you live?

Do you spend a lot of time at home? Do you cook? Are you a family person? Formal or laid back? Do you usually...
Designer Exchange

Designer Exchange

Madrid might seem an odd choice for a second hand designer shop and the very Add to dictionary upmarket Salamanca district and even less...

Hyperbaric Medicine In Madrid

Hospital HM Montepríncipe has this unit  after having proven its effectiveness in reference prestigious medical centers around the globe. The key factor lies on...

Ronaldo Is Back As He Opens Hair Transplant Centre In Madrid

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to open a new state-of-the-art hair implant centre in Madrid and has named his WAG Georgina Rodriguez as one of...

To boldly go where no Spaniard has gone before

Where do you see yourself in five to ten years’ time? A normal question you might be asked in a job interview, but ask...

Hidden Madrid – Tio Pepe

Peter Besas, author of Hidden Madrid tells the story of one of the most iconic symbols of the capital. Since 1936, one of the most...

Centenary Of First Direct Flight From England To Spain

This week marked the centenary of the first non-stop flight from England to Spain with the pioneering pilot that carried out the trip remembered...

Discover Hidden Madrid – The Secrets Of The Spanish Capital

Hidden Madrid The author Peter Besas whose widely acclaimed "Hidden Madrid " series of books talks to the Madrid Metropolitan about some of Madrid´s best...

Madrid Treasure Hunt

Madrid Treasure Hunt Madrid´s original teambuilding company Madrid Adventures http://www.madridadventures.com Brings you this edition´s Madrid Treasure Hunt Win this magnificent hamper by completing the following challenge: The Palacio de...

La Fiesta de San Antonio 2019

A FIVE-DAY FEAST FOR THE EYES - REVIVING THE FOLKLORE FROM MADRID “The faithful seek him everywhere whilst the fair-sex pin their faith on a...

Easter Procession Guide In Madrid

Easter in Madrid – It may not have the crowds of Sevilla and Malaga but the solemn religious processions are still a plenty in...
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