King Felipe Rides the Madrid Metro

King Felipe has emulated his great-grandfather by taking a ride on the Madrid metro as part of the service's centenary celebrations. Kind Felipe travelled a route...

Hidden Madrid – Alvaro de Bazán

  Visit the Plaza de la Villa just off the Calle Mayor and you will see a statue of a Spanish noble. But who was...

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...

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...

The Ghost Station of Chamberi

Why and where in the underground network of Madrid’s metro system can you experience a spine-tingling shiver as your train emerges from the dark tunnel and...
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...

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...

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...
El Oso y el Madroño

Why Madrid?

Why and how Madrid became the capital of Spain dates back to the reign of King Filipe II, 1556 - 1598. Prior to this Madrid...

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

  The Last Resting Place of St Valentine lies in this singular church  - every day,  24 hours a day.  Kris Sinclair Christian takes a...