• Madrid

    The October Octet

    by  • September 21, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Rome, Stockholm, Turin, Vienna, Zurich

    From Stockholm to Zurich, Madrid to Milan, there’s an Extravaganza of Exhibitions across Europe this Autumn. As you’ll have no doubt seen from my recent blogs, the arrival of autumn brings about an abundance of artistic offerings as the museums and cultural institutions unveil their fabulous temporary exhibitions, complementing their already impressive permanent collection,...

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    Madrid & Toledo

    by  • June 17, 2015 • City Breaks, Madrid, Toledo

    A veritable treasure chest of architectural masterpieces, intriguing history and unstoppable culture, a twin centre break to Madrid and Toledo will take your breath away. Our bestselling twin centre itinerary to Madrid and Toledo just got even better with a free upgrade to 4 star hotels in both Madrid and Toledo. You will spend...

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    007 Hits Madrid

    by  • May 10, 2015 • City Breaks, Exhibitions, Film, Madrid

    A Special Exhibition Devoted to James Bond Opens in the Spanish Capital. As Andy Murray celebrates victory at the Madrid Masters tonight, so too the Spanish capital pays homage to another very special British gentleman, albeit a fictional character. Having already travelled from the Barbican Centre in London via Toronto, Shanghai, Melbourne, Moscow and...

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    Which City will be Crowned Europe’s Best Destination in 2015?

    by  • February 4, 2015 • Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Berlin, Bordeaux, Brussels, Innsbruck, Istanbul, Lisbon, Ljubljana, London, Madrid, Malta, Milan, Paris, Porto, Reykjavik, Riga, Rome, Top 10, Vienna, Zagreb

    From Amsterdam to Zagreb, 20 European cities fight it out for the coveted title of European Best Destination. Voting is currently underway to decide which city is the ‘European Best Destination’ in 2015, a competition organised by the eponymous travel organisation based in Brussels, developed to promote culture and tourism in Europe with tourist...

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    The February Five: Art Exhibitions in Basel, Amsterdam, Madrid, Zurich and Brussels

    by  • January 22, 2015 • Amsterdam, Art, Basel, Brussels, City Breaks, Exhibitions, Madrid, Zurich

    From Gauguin to Chagall, Europe’s cities uncover some artistic gems from February 2015. Fancy a city break with a cultural twist? As we all know, Europe is chock full of artistic masterpieces, be it the Hermitage in St Petersburg, the Prado in Madrid, the Louvre in Paris or the Uffizi in Florence. And yet...

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    Improved Links Between the UK and Madrid Thanks to Norwegian Airlines!

    by  • January 8, 2015 • Art, City Breaks, Culture Breaks, Madrid, Toledo

    Norwegian Airlines is starting a direct service between Birmingham and the Spanish capital at the end of March Madrid is an exciting city break option for anyone who likes their art, culture, food and shopping. For anyone who prefers to fly from Birmingham Airport the news is particularly good. Norwegian Airlines will be starting...

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