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Municipal Swimming Pools Now Open

The municipal swimming pools were officially opened on the 13th May and will remain open until the 13th September.

The Phantom of the Pop Era

Interview with Tonya Walton from Face 2 Face Theatre Company Face 2 Face Theatre is the leading Theatre Company of large scale productions in English, in the…

Top Ten Things To Do in Madrid for Christmas

When I first got to Madrid in 2002 I have to say I was not particularly impressed with what was on offer in Madrid at Christmas time.…

A fresh look on Sunday morning in Madrid!

If you are looking for a change of pace and want to avoid the museum crowds I have the place for you!   Even though I have…

Refugee Food Festival - Madrid

Refugee Food Festival – Madrid 19 junio – 25 junio Your cool foodie plan and good cause for this weekend Refugee Food Festival What a wonderful initiative…

First ever Arepas Route in Madrid - until June 11th

All about Arepas #arepaheaven #getin 19th May - 11th June - get this jotted down in your food diaries folks! Just in case anyone thought Madrid did not…

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