The Fiestas Of August

From the 6th to 18th August, Madrid will be in full party mode, as the city celebrates its annual open-air summer verbenas. The centuries-old...

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...

An Evening At The Madrid Races

See the horses, have a flutter and enjoy great slap-up dinners at the Hipódromo de la Zarzuela – a winner for families & friends!...

Top Tips To Avoiding Heatstroke In Spain

  Chris Neil, President of the the English-Speaking Healthcare Association  https://eshaspain.org/   outlines some sensible advice to avoiding heatstroke in Spain As temperatures soar for the summer...

Gay Pride 2019 Kicks Off In Roasting Madrid

Crowds gather in the baking Madrid heat as Gay Pride 2019 kicks off in the capital. The epicentre as ever, Chueca as Madrileños and...

Two Madrid Residents Amongst Six UK Nationals for Queen´s Birthday Honours

Madrid residents John Scott and Stewart Cusden are among six UK nationals named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List Both the current and previous Chair...

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...

Hotel Room for 20,000 EUR Anyone? Come to Madrid for the...

Hotel rooms for Tottenham and Liverpool fans in Madrid for the Champions League final have reached astronomical prices with one suite going for 20,000...

It’s Jim Gaffigan Time! Interview & ticket offer

US Stand Up Comedian Jim Gaffigan Comes To Madrid For One Night Only And Talks To The Madrid Metropolitan What drew you to stand up...

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...