Plaza Mayor is one the most famous sites in Madrid today;. Do not miss it if you come to our city. It’s only a few meters South West from Puerta del Sol the nearest Metro station. You can get there form Puerta del Sol using Calle Mayor or Calle Postas.
My name is Luis Ortega Bofill and I have a passion for what I do and I’ve been doing it since September 2012. When I meet my clients my only goal is their satisfaction.
Last year we had 57 days on a row above 35Cº/94Fº and the sun will be up until 21:30-22:00. You should avoid being outdoor during the central hours of the day. From 15:00 to 18:00 it is better to stay at your hotel and enjoy Spain’s most practical custom: The unique and only Siesta. In
One of the biggest examples of the Spanish creativity is the celebration of “Las Fallas de Valencia” where they celebrate the end of winter and beggining of spring. It is also related to the celebration of Saint Joseph held on March 19 th in Spain. Valencia is the most important city in the eastern mediterranean
Nowadays Valentine’s day (14th of February) is celebrated in lots of countries around the world, although it is not a public holiday in most of them. People celebrate this day diferent ways. Some couples enjoy romantic dinners, others give each other small presents like greeting cards, chocolates, jewelry or flowers, especially roses. This is a
Hello, there! Next February 7th 2016 starts the joyful Carnival(written “Carnaval” in Spanish, Portuguese, French, German and Dutch and “Carnevale” in Italian). There are many theories about the word carnival. It has two parts: carni (in latin “carne” it means either meat or flesh) and val (in latin “vale” that means bye). As a summary,
Spanish Tapas Madrid wants to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. As 2015 is ending we want to thank our clients for your trust and for the very good reviews in Trip Advisor. Let the magic of these days fill your life with happiness and joy. 2016 is going to be
The Crandals, a wonderful family from NYC spent a few days in Madrid and decided to take our Madrid Tapas Tour at 13:00 on their first day.
The Iberian ham, the socalled “Jamón Ibérico” by the Spaniards, is the best Spanish Ham. The Iberian ham is one of the most complete, healthy and delicious meats you will find in the Spanish diet. The top quality Spanish ham comes under the name of “Jamón Ibérico de Bellota” and that’s the one I want
Christmas in Spain is lived in many different ways depending mainly of each family’s customs. What’s common is that we take the opportunity to be with the family . The Christmas Eve dinner , lunch on Christmas Day , New Year’s Eve dinner or snack of Epiphany(6th of January) are occasions for encounter. From an