Madrid: El Rastro & Reina Sofia

The last day of our trip started off with a downer. It was raining and the place where we had had breakfast the first morning – and wanted to have breakfast again – was closed. We quickly headed back to our hotel and had breakfast in the bar there. For a little amount of money,... Continue Reading →


Madrid: Mercado de San Miguel, Palacio Real, Templo de Debod

On the third day, we had breakfast in a little bakery called ‘Que Pan’ on Carrera de San Francisco. It was really good, but once again, not a living soul there spoke one word of English. Oh the horror. First on the agenda of the day – after breakfast of course – was the Mercado de San... Continue Reading →

A trip to Spain’s capital; Madrid

As you might have read in my last post about my trip to Lanzarote, I had another holiday planned this month; to Madrid; the capital of Spain. Madrid was one of the few capitals in Western Europe I hadn’t visited yet, so it seemed like a perfect destination for an unofficial birthday bash. This time, I’d had a... Continue Reading →

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