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Where Can You Find Passionate Flamenco in Madrid?

While it’s usually southern Spain that gets the glory for flamenco, Madrid has several great places to catch a live and heart-pounding performance of the dance that brings all the bravado of a bullfight with none of the gore. One of the best places to see — and really, feel — flamenco in Madrid is…

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Eating Vegan In Madrid

In a city where ham is an acceptable form of ceiling it might be incredibly challenging to keep a vegan or even vegetarian diet in Madrid. Where’s one to turn when Museo del Jamon is on every street corner? Eat at Rayen Vegano Rayen Vegano is simply adorable. The decor is welcoming and humble, the…

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Finding Vegan Food in Barcelona

Barcelona is known for their famous Creme Catalan, La Boqueria Market with the massive butcher section, and Las Ramblas which is home to many overpriced paella dishes. So where is one to find a good meal? Forget about ordering the veggie sandwiches as they usually come with tuna. The following restaurants are 100% vegan, but…

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Best Barcelona Accommodation Under $100

Even though Spain isn’t too hard on the wallet in terms of European countries, a visit to Barcelona can still add up between all the visits to Gaudi’s work and the outstanding variety of tempting street food mean you will be spending more time out and about than at your hotel. After all, Spain doesn’t…

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Your Quick Guide to Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona. The very name causes so many images to spring to mind: the dramatic and looming Sagrada Familia, with construction spanning hundreds of years; the whimsical, colorful, playground-like park that is Parc Guell; and let’s not forget La Boqueria, the one-stop-shop for all the culinary delights that Barcelona has to offer. With a lot to…

Is Madrid The Liveliest City in the World?

Madrid is one of the most alive cities in the world — except during siesta — but it can be challenging to know just when and where to find the action in the city. Here’s a few times the city is most vibrant; these are unique Madrileño moments that should not be missed. Stroll Through El Rastro on…

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The Best Smart Phone for International Travelers

Did you notice I’ve been posting more photos to my Facebook and twitter accounts? I’ll tell you why : I finally found a smart phone that fits into my traveling life and doesn’t cost a fortune. The Energy Sistem Energy Phone Max (besides being a mouthful to say) is the perfect solution to international travelers…

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Madrid Christmas Photo Essay

Have you ever visited Europe during Christmastime? It’s absolutely a magical time of year whether you celebrate Christmas or not. Strolling around Madrid once the lights go on is one of the best (and free!) activities the city has to offer.  Start on Calle Alcala and follow the brightest lights towards the center of the…

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Looking for a Cheap Alternative to the GoPro Hero?

Are you looking for a cheap alternative to the GoPro that doesn´t fall apart in 1 month? Have I got the solution for you! Enter the Energy Sistem Sport Cam Pro: a lightweight, micro-sized sport camera that is perfect for all your video needs, especially when traveling. First, let´s start with the company: Energy Sistem….


Madrid’s Newest Entertainment : The Rock Bus

Are you looking for an unusual and one-of-a-kind experience for your next visit to Madrid? The Rock Bus is the perfect solution for any Rock and Roll and live theater lover. There’s one thing that sets it apart from all other shows : it’s on a bus. Yes, a moving bus. You get picked up…

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