All the fun and vibrant fiestas in Madrid
City activity, Madrid, Spain, Travel

Fun fiestas in Madrid

It's a lot of fun when it's fiesta time in Madrid. The shops close, decorations are hung up in the street, bars set up outside stalls and the whole city joins in with the celebrations. These are my favourite Madrid fiestas and local holidays. They are all sure to create a fun party atmosphere...

Dune buggy drive in Fuerteventura
Spain, Story, Travel

Mishaps and misadventures in Spain – A daring dune buggy drive

Mishaps and misadventures in Spain is a new series of travel stories we're sharing. It will be a regular short story from our experiences while traveling and living in Spain. Not everything in life goes according to plan. Sometimes the most fun is had when things go a little wrong...

The top fashion shops in Madrid
City Break, Madrid, Spain

Where to go shopping in Madrid

Madrid is a great city to enjoy a little retail therapy and there is an amazing selection of fashion retail shops. Whether you want to treat yourself to a new outfit or grab a little something to take home for a loved one, you wont be disappointed. Take a look at this guide to shopping in Madrid. Including a list of all the best areas and the most popular stores...