Tag Archive: Madrid

Travel thoughts: Stop and smell the roses

I’m currently sitting at an airport café in Madrid. It’s 2 at night, and I’m waiting for my early morning flight to Denmark. A good time to reflect on leaving the Spanish capital… Continue reading

Travel Thoughts: Life inside a tourist attraction

You might have had the thought too while travelling and visiting a new city. How would it be to live here? A thought I have whenever I visit a new place. How is… Continue reading

Wonderful walks in Madrid: ‘Big Attractions Edition’

Despite its size the Spanish capital is surprisingly walkable and offers endless hours of free entertainment – just by wandering its streets, squares and parks. I have been walking A LOT in Madrid… Continue reading

Daytrip from Madrid: Alcalá is home to hundreds of storks

Shortly after exiting the humble train station in Alcalá de Henares, my partner and I spot the winged wonders that make this one of the greatest daytrip-destinations from Madrid. Because hundreds of nesting… Continue reading

5 capital Christmas markets in Europe

In a long dark winter season the European Christmas markets light up and invite to a different kind of travel experience. Not at least in Europe’s proud capital cities, that always seem to… Continue reading

Mercado de Motores – the perfect market in Madrid

I have experienced a wide range of markets on my trips around Europe. Many focused solely on food, others on art or vintage furniture. Local markets are always great places to soak up… Continue reading

Check out these amazing café concepts in downtown Madrid

Salvador Bachiller is a Spanish design chain with colourful stores around Madrid and elsewhere in Spain. Originally dedicated to travel goods, but now with a wide range of quality products on the shelves.… Continue reading

Live from… Madrid: Back into the citylife

It’s been a week since I returned to Madrid after leaving Spain behind back in the end of July. I went to travel around the UK for almost two months, before staying with… Continue reading

Travel Style: Keep it simple – the natural look

Travelling inspires you in many ways – also when it comes to finding your personal style. After all you find many interesting shops in big cities, that you might not come across in… Continue reading

What women want: Salon des Fleurs in Madrid

I know what you might think? You’re not a woman – how can you know? Well, let me just say that my girlfriend’s reaction as we entered this place said it all. This… Continue reading