Posts with category Guías Madrid

Gay Pride 2016 in Puerta del Sol

By | 25 June, 2016 | 0 comments

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During the first days of the month of July (and also the last ones of June), Madrid is once again flooded with colour, respect and freedom of speech to celebrate the famous Gay Pride. After many years of organising and celebrating this festival in the Spanish capital, Madrid’s Gay Pride has become one of the most important ones of its kind in the world. Read full article

Little-known things to do in Madrid

By | 15 January, 2016 | 1 comment

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Madrid is undeniably a unique city. It’s amazing to see the wide range of activities and goods that it can offer, whether it’s its cultural programme with musicals, theatre plays and other shows; its festivals by district or throughout the city, its exhibitions and large events such as fairs and congresses; its many shopping options and of course its excellent gastronomy. Read full article

Compras y diversión con historia: El Mercado de Motores

By | 28 April, 2015 | 0 comments

Mercado de MotoresThe Mercado de Motores market is back again this year in the Railway Museum in Madrid. It is a unique occasion to enjoy some special shopping in a setting filled with history, the history of Spanish transport and communication.

With just a few years of experience behind it, this market that is once again taking place in the Spanish capital’s Railway Museum, Read full article

Con la primavera, el arte sale a la calle

By | 16 April, 2015 | 0 comments

Madrid Street Art Project

With the warm spring temperatures and the sun making regular appearances, everyone wants to get out on the street and plans multiply themselves, whether they are cultural, leisure, drinks on a terrace… any excuse is a good one so you can get some sun in after a long winter. Because days are longer, you can now enjoy a late afternoon on a nice terrace having a cool drink and, Read full article

Tres miradas al Madrid de Luis Gutiérrez Soto

By | 31 January, 2015 | 0 comments

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Luis Gutiérrez Soto (1900-1977) was one of the most prolific architects of his time and although his name might be unknown to many, without him Madrid would not have the urban landscape that it has now. Up to 650 architectural projects carry his signature, most of them in our city.

Of a rationalist style and belonging to the Generation of ‘25, Read full article

Parque del Retiro: 6 paradas obligatorias

By | 29 July, 2014 | 0 comments

If you come to Madrid, especially when the weather is nice, we recommend that you reserve at least one afternoon to visit the park of El Retiro. Here you can sunbathe, enjoy a stroll, go on a boat and see many different street artists, from puppeteers to musicians of all kinds, as well as jugglers and clowns. Read full article

Paseo del Prado: 7 paradas obligatorias

By | 16 July, 2014 | 0 comments

Paseo del Prado is a large boulevard located in the cultural centre of Madrid, an area that constitutes one of the main tourist areas in the city. Just a 10-minute walk from each other you can find three of the world’s most famous museums.

The route goes from Plaza de Cibeles to Plaza del Emperador Carlos V, Read full article

Barrio de las Letras: 4 paradas obligatorias

By | 9 July, 2014 | 0 comments

As part of our series of routes around the city, today we want to stop in the bohemian Las Letras district. We are talking about the part of the city delimited between Carrera de San Jerónimo, Paseo del Prado, Calle de Atocha and Calle Carretas, who past is intimately linked to hundreds of authors of Spanish literature who used to live there. Read full article

Barrio de Palacio: 6 paradas obligatorias

By | 2 July, 2014 | 0 comments

Our hotel is very close to what is known as Barrio de Palacio (Palace District), which starts at Plaza de Oriente and goes across Calle Bailén, San Quintín and Plaza de Isabel II up to the Palacio Real. It is a place where even today you can sense the city’s historical past, not only in the name of the streets but also in the charm of its buildings and monuments. Read full article

Espectáculos para niños en Madrid

By | 6 June, 2014 | 0 comments

Madrid con niños

If you come to Madrid with children, they will love having a couple of afternoons just for them. So many museums, day trips and walks deserve a prize!

In Madrid there are many things to do with children. As well as enjoying the Teleférico (cable car) and the Zoo, all year long you can find theatre shows just for children, Read full article

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