Month: April 2014

May 2nd Fiestas

May in Madrid might as well be a month-long celebration, starting off with May Day and picking up speed with el Dos de Mayo. El Dos de Mayo is the region’s official holiday, marking the anniversary...


Fall & Spring Festival in Madrid

For seven months, from the beginning of November up until early June, Madrid is home to one of the most dynamic multi-cultural festivals in the world. The Festival de Otoño a Primavera (Autumn to...


Thaisa from Brasil Shares the Love

Take a look at the testimony of Thaisa who studied at the Universidad Europea de Madrid and lived in our fantastic house located in Villaviciosa de Odon, which is about a 10 minute walk from the...


Festimad 2M

Once a year in April, but also sometimes in May Madrid's audiophiles head to Festimad 2M to celebrate the diversity of the city's independent music scene. Festmad 2M coincides with Madrid’s May...


Ferando Alonso Car Collection

Two time world champion, Ferando Alonso a.k.a El Nano, has an exposition at the Centro de Exposiciones de Arte Canal in Madrid Spain. Here you will find a vast array of Alonso's car collection...


The Fallen Angel Statue in Madrid

Have you ever wondered if there was a statue of the devil somewhere in the world? Where would you have guessed it would be? South America, China? There is in fact a fountain of the Fallen Angel in the...


What to do on Spring Break

Spring break is something all of us fantasize about during our teens and throughout adult hood, wishing we could go back and live those amazing moments with our friends and family. Last year we posted...


The Neighborhoods of Madrid

Central Madrid has well-defined "barrios" whose borders are often easy-to-spot and are composed of some main arteries. There is a bit of confusion amongst locals given that any given barrios or...