Posts with category Cultura

Why is it Bank Holiday in Spain this 6th December?

By | 5 December, 2017 | 0 comments


December is coming… Well, in fact it has already arrived, we have reached our destination happily since December is always a month full of unforgettable moments and many days off, holiday, perfect to relax ourselves and enjoy them with our family, friends, and why not, travel around a bit.

You can make these trips if you have several days off, Read full article

12 de Octubre…. The National Day of Spain.

By | 12 October, 2017 | 0 comments

Today is the National Day of Spain, we celebrate the day of our country but… Why today? Where does this date come from?

October 12 is the national day of Spain since 1987 and According to the Law that proclaimed: “October 12 it is declared National Day of Spain, for all purposes” and this date is chosen for the following reasons: The day represents the day when Spain, Read full article

Get the Philip II of Spain train directly to San Lorenzo de El Escorial

By | 26 July, 2017 | 0 comments


The train has lots of history. It is really slow and maybe the youngest one are very used to high-speed trains with all its facilities, fresh drinks and tv to watch a film. However, the adults are perfectly aware of slow-speed trains. Some of us have even travelled long trips with slow trains even sleeping in beds. Read full article

What’s going on this Madrid Book Fair 2017, on this 76th edition

By | 1 June, 2017 | 0 comments


As every year since 1933, in late May and early June and during three weeks, Madrid is the place hosting the most important rendez-vous for book lovers. This Year, on its 76th edition, the Madrid Book Fair has arrived. And… What’s going on this year? What’s new? What and whom will we see? Read full article

The 2nd of May Festival in Madrid

By | 3 May, 2017 | 0 comments

2 de mayo Madrid

Wow! Here we love bank holidays. We already explained this fact to you in previous posts and, lucky us, we have just enjoyed the most important holiday for Madrid citizens: the May bank holiday, this is, we join both Labours Day with the 2nd of May. Do you wanna know why that day is important for us? Read full article

Easter… Also in Madrid

By | 12 April, 2017 | 0 comments

Semana Santa Madrid

Good Wednesday… The important days of the Holy Week take place, also in Madrid. Spanish toasts (Torrijas, made by soaking stale bread in milk with honey and spices, sprinkled with cinnamon), fritters (Buñuelos, doughnuts which usually have a filling or a topping) and other traditional holy snacks are already prepared in the patisseries so you can taste them while you follow the procession of floats. Read full article

“Other” exhibitions to visit in Madrid

By | 22 March, 2017 | 0 comments

otras expos

Surely you have heard about  Madrid being one of the European cities with the best museums. The Reina Sofía, The Prado or Thyssen-Bornemisza are the most important ones in the art world but not the only ones: if you like different interpretations and expressions of art, you have much to see and much to enjoy in Madrid. Read full article

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