November 11, 2018

MERCADO DE MOTORES

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  In the lovely Museo del Ferrocarril, the second weekend of every month a nice, diverse bunch of farmers, bakers, artisans, food trucks, vintage clothes, furniture and object sellers, musicians, and cool invites, come together for the Mercado de Motores, a nice place to enjoy a different time in Delicias, in the usually unexplored ...

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  Whenever is possible I try to go and have a walk in El Retiro. It's without a doubt one of the most magnificent parks in Madrid, and surely the most popular and whenever you're there you can understand why. My favourite part is the little lake in front of El Palacio de Cristal, that is alsois one of the two exhibition venues that ...

Photo: Amy Shamblen via Unsplash

  The New York Times is running a sweet article about candy with the most curious stories of popular candy all around the world, including the iconic Chupa Chups from Spain and one of my favourites when I was a child: Cri-Cri chocolate bars.  As they very well point out: "Nations have flags and anthems — but they also ...

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"Una caminata me llevó hasta el alba. Era la hora en que la luz no ha revelado aún los colores."  —Jorge Luis Borges . A very close friend is visiting Granada and Alhambra very soon and so while preparing the minimap she will take with her I get to revisit the photos from the time I visited. I loved everything about the ...