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IGLESIA DE SAN ANTON – St Valentine´s Resting Place In Madrid

On this Valentine´s Day we take a look at the real Valentine´s last resting place - in Madrid! The Last Resting Place of St Valentine...

¡Felices Fiestas!

Autumn in Madrid

Secada´s World – Abi Lindsay Clark Talks to Jon Secada

Abi Lindsay Clark Catches Up with Jon Secada I had the huge pleasure of interviewing the highly renowned and extremely talented singer songwriter Jon Secada....

The Turrón that Almost Didn’t Arrive in Madrid

Peter Besas, Author of Hidden Madrid explains how one Madrid Chistmas past things nearly didn´t go quite as they should..... In the mid-19th century, a...

Hello Magazine – A Spanish Phenomenom

'Would you like a magazine to read?...'  Trashy magazines: pure pleasure. There is nothing more comforting to while away the time in this Brexit-limbo than...

Tricia Audette – Rocking On Gran Via

I always had a penchant for entertaining so after graduating high school it made perfect sense to study accounting. Which, I will say, I...

Daniel Sloss Set To Play Madrid

Daniel Sloss, the London born, award-winning Scottish comedian makes his Madrid debut for a one night show on the 8th November at the Sala...

St George´s Church Benefit Concert On Friday 25th October

St George´s Church is looking to raise 2.000€ to renovate their children´s  Godly Play room and to contribute to ongoing repairs and maintenance to...

First UK- Spain Business Awards Hosted In Madrid

The UK-Spain Business Awards recognise companies that have helped to build the strong commercial relationship between the two countries through their day-to-day business. There...

Outlook For Spain In 2020

Roger Pike takes a look at the prospects for the incoming government and economic outlook for 2020 When in September 2019 Spain’s then caretaker Prime...

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...

First UK- Spain Business Awards Hosted In Madrid

The UK-Spain Business Awards recognise companies that have helped to build the strong commercial relationship between the two countries through their day-to-day business. There...

Why bilinguals are smarter!

Sarah Ebery, Headmistress at TEMS takes a look at Why bilinguals are smarter! "One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every...

Outlook For Spain In 2020

Roger Pike takes a look at the prospects for the incoming government and economic outlook for 2020 When in September 2019 Spain’s then caretaker Prime...

Catalina´s Summer Recipe

Resident Madrid Metropolitan Chef of Chefs Catalina Brennan offers her Summer Special for our readers: We are now in full swing of tuna season,...

How A Bottle Of Albariño Changed My Life

Luke Darracott tells the Madrid Metropolitan how a bottle of Albariño changed his life forever. Back in March 2010, after only a few months in...

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...

Secada´s World – Abi Lindsay Clark Talks to Jon Secada

Abi Lindsay Clark Catches Up with Jon Secada I had the huge pleasure of interviewing the highly renowned and extremely talented singer songwriter Jon Secada....

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...

Super Chef – Dani Garcia On Life, Michelins & Madrid

Super Chef Abi Lindsay Clark had the pleasure of asking the highly acclaimed International chef Dani Garcia a selection of questions which everybody would...

Catalina´s Winter Warmer Recipe & Tips

Hello all !! So, it´s Winter, again, and I´m back in Madrid after all my travels.…time goes by so quickly!! It´s cold but beautiful,...

Spanish Summer Recipes

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

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...

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...

IGLESIA DE SAN ANTON – St Valentine´s Resting Place In Madrid

On this Valentine´s Day we take a look at the real Valentine´s last resting place - in Madrid! The Last Resting Place of St Valentine...

The Turrón that Almost Didn’t Arrive in Madrid

Peter Besas, Author of Hidden Madrid explains how one Madrid Chistmas past things nearly didn´t go quite as they should..... In the mid-19th century, a...

Franco Exhumation Set For Thursday 24th October

The minority government led by caretaker prime minister, Pedro Sanchez has announced that the remains of the former Caudillo of Spain, Francisco Franco will...

Central Madrid Brought To A Sheeping Halt

Central Madrid's congestion took on an animal flavour on Sunday as it´s streets and avenues were taken over by thousands of sheep for the...

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...
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