The year of 2019 will be an incredible year for Spanish cultural life as the Prado Museum in Madrid will celebrate its 200th anniversary. The Museum was open in 1819 by the king Ferdinand the 7th as The Royal Museum of Paintings and Sculptures. At the beginning there were only 311 paintings, but today there are […]

Are you thinking about what to do in Madrid in the evenings? Each year there are more music festivals all around the Madrid Region and they are getting extremely popular. It is a good way to spend a great summer evening in Madrid. You can listen to some contemporary Spanish and International musicians, relax and meet local people. Here are this […]

You have only a weekend in Madrid? Here you can find what to do in Madrid for 3 days. With this itinerary you will be able to see the most important tourist attractions in the Spanish capital. Madrid is a very special city as it is located exactly in the center of Spain, it is […]

Until September the 4th you will be able to see and enjoy the great Picasso exhibition in Madrid at the Reina Sofia Museum of Modern Arts. The exhibition is called “Pity and Terror in Picasso” and it represents the story of creation of Guernica, Picasso´s masterpiece and Spain´s most visited painting. The Picasso exhibition in Madrid […]

You are in the capital of Spain for a few days and you are looking for the best places to visit near Madrid? Here we list you 6 nice cities where you can organize a half day or a full day trip from Madrid. 1. Toledo– 45 minutes from Madrid Toledo is a must to […]

In Madrid, when the sun goes down is when the people wake up and go out. It is a city with an incredible night life, and sometimes it even seems that it never sleeps. For the locals, the night begins about 9:00PM. Do you want to know what to do in Madrid at night? Here […]

These are one of the best things to do in Madrid this Spring, if you like theater and dance. There are not only good flamenco shows in Madrid , but also many great & high-level evening entertainments.

The Community of Madrid, in collaboration with the San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts has organized a series of lectures in which architects and art historians will participate to explain the influence of Charles III in the urbanistic and architectural design of the region of Madrid. The lectures are held in Spanish every Wednesday at […]

Museum tickets and private guides for exhibitions Here you can find a selection of some of Madrid´s temporary exhibitions in spring 2017. Exhibition: Masterworks from Budapest Where: Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum Madrid When: 21.2.-28.5.2017 Price:12€ (The price include the entrance to the museums permanent collection too) You will be able to see more than 60 artworks from […]

A journey to the world of Charlie and the chocolate factory.   After opening their first store in Gerona in 2012, the two Spanish master chefs Jordi Roca and Alejandra Rivas finally brought their fantastic ice cream to Madrid. Normally you have six flavors to choose from (which may change depending on the season like […]