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Lonely Planet Experience

Lonely Planet Experiences Private Madrid Tapas Adventure Tour

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid Tapas Adventure

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Tours & Sightseeing

Madrid 4-Hour Evening Walk and Tapas-Tasting Tour

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Madrid Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Madrid to Avila and Segovia Sightseeing Tour with Lunch Option

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Food, Wine & Nightlife

Madrid Tapas and Wine Tasting Evening Guided Spanish Food Tour

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Toledo and Segovia Tour with Alcazar Entrance from Madrid

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day from Madrid

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Multi-day adventures

Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Berlin

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Lonely Planet Experience

Highlights of Spain

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Rome

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Venice

Starting at$7,135

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Classic

Best of Spain & Portugal

Starting at$2,422

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Classic

Best of Northern Spain

Starting at$1,445

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Ultimate Spain & Portugal

Starting at$3,555

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National Geographic Journeys

Discover Moorish Spain

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Best home stays in Madrid

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La Casita de Dulce / SOL- PZA MAYOR / BEST LOCATION

Chamberí 3 rooms wifi

New! Luxury apartment in the center of Madrid

Apartment 2hab central and comfortable

PADILLA II - Three Bedroom Apartment, Sleeps 5

APARTMENT HISTORICAL CENTER

In The Heart Of Madrid ☀ Next To Everthing ☀ Charming ☀ Luminous ☀ Spaciousy

Modern and Spacious Apartment in Malasaña

Closest to city center

Hortaleza - Madrid Center AC

BNBHolder Charming & Stylish CHUECA

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BRAND NEW LOFT AT CHUECAS HEART

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CAMILA at CHUECA. Very central and well connected

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Lovely 2Bed in heart of Chueca -Madrid City Center

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Bright & Modern 2-Bedroom Apartment in Madrid

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Amplio apartamento en el corazón de Chueca (Madrid centro) - SB

Autumn, Cosy and Modern Apartment, Hortaleza Street, Madrid

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Best day trips from Madrid

5 min readPublished Dec 8, 2020

Once you're ready to explore beyond the Spanish capital, visit beautiful village, Roman ruins and walled cities on these top day trips from Madrid.

Exterior of the medieval Alcazar of Segovia.
Art and culture

How visiting the world’s busiest museums has changed

5 min readPublished Jul 7, 2020

As some of the most popular museums in the world reopen, here are the new COVID rules and restrictions that visitors can expect.

MADRID, SPAIN - JUNE 06: A man looks at Guernica by Pablo Picasso during the partial reopening of the Reina Sofia Museum, after its closure in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic, on June 06, 2020 in Madrid, Spain. A maximum of 30 people (30%) at a time are now allowed to view Picasso's iconic anti-war painting depicting the 1937 bombing of the Basque town of Guernica during the Spanish civil war.   (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
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Highlights of Madrid

5 min readPublished Mar 2, 2020

Madrid’s landmarks have unique, storied pasts – from architectural wonders to panoramic landscapes and historic museums.

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Travel on a budget

Top 15 free things to do in Madrid

6 min readPublished Feb 20, 2020

A significant number of Madrid's attractions – from parks and churches to museums and art galleries – are free, here's our guide to Madrid on a budget.

Long exposure of passing traffic at Calle de Alcala and Gran Via; free things to do in Madrid
Art and culture

Madrid's best museums that you haven't been to

4 min readPublished Jan 13, 2020

From subterranean ghost stations to historical mansions with sun-soaked courtyards, here are Madrid’s best museums that you haven’t visited.

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