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Crawl Madrid's Craft Beer & Tapas scene
Beer in Madrid is a very old tradition that comes along with the Famous Tapas. The Craft Beer scene in Madrid has matured nicely over the last years with more additions of breweries and craft beer bars. This experience brings you to the best oldest and newest Madrid Craft Beer Bars and is something you shouldn't miss. A Craft Beer Crawl over 2 hours, visiting 3 important Beer and Tapas spots for locals in Madrid (still not known by tourists), including an off the beaten path old-style market from the past century. We will also know the history of the different places as well as the different beer varieties and tapas. When the tour finishes, you will be able to keep on enjoying the bars we visited or other ones in the area (actually most of the guests stay after I leave) and to make it easier the tour will end in front of a craft beer bar with 40 different craft beers to choose. Tips are greatly appreciated :) Other things to note Beer prices are around 3€ In case you prefer, in some bars, there are other drink options
Authentic&mountains&village&castle
THIS EXPERIENCE IS FOR GROUPS OF MINIMUM 5 PEOPLE WRITE ME FOR AVALABILITY, THANK YOU :) If you want to explore an authentic and local side of Madrid absolutely different of Madrid's center full of tourist I recomend you come with me!! We will hike a minimun of 3,5 hours whenever you prefer and visit the village and the Castle of Manzanares el Real. We can go earlier if you wish. Just tell me when you prefer! I'm never in a hurry when I'm in the mountain so the hike can be longer if you wish :) From Plaza Castilla we will take a bus direct to the village of Manzanares el Real (45 min) We will do a beautiful mountain hike to ''El Tranco'' (la Pedriza) following the river and felling the beautiful mountains and landscapes. Also we will visit the village and the castle of Manzanares el Real which is a palace-fortress of late medieval origin.
SIP & PAINT in the Center of Madrid
Two-hour painting class with a local Spanish artist. You will be guided step-by-step using acrylic paints to create a piece of artwork. This is a beginner-level class, so there is no experience necessary! Come relax with chill music, a glass of wine, and a welcoming and friendly vibe. At the end, you get to take home your own masterpiece! This session is bilingual in English and Spanish. INCLUDES All materials An apron for the class UNLIMITED wine or select beverages Local Spanish tapas Other things to note This is a beginner-level class, so there is no experience necessary! Come relax with chill music, a glass of wine, and a welcoming and friendly vibe. You'll get to take home your own masterpiece!
Leathercraft Workshop in a Traditional Madrilean Neigbourhood
This experience is for those who wish to discover an authentic Spanish Leathercraft Workshop and learn how to make their own Leather items. I will show the participants the use of the tools used for Leathercraft, many of which havent changed since medievil times. I will also introduce them to the variety of different kinds of leather that exist. Each participant will have the opportunity to use real Spanish Cowhide to create a Leather item with their own hands. In the workshop the participants can choose between a pretty travelling purse (with or without a strap), an original belt, a wallet, two different purses or braided bracelets. There is also the opcion of making a piece different from these which will be designed in the act...maybe something one always wanted to make....a handbag, a mobile phone case, a belt pouch ....if this is the case the teacher should be informed beforehand. Each piece will be unique as we will use technique such as stamping or embossing to decorate it. These techniques were introduced by the Moors hundreds of years ago and have a long tradition in Spanish Leathercraft. There will not be many of us in the worshop so we have the chance to get to know eachother without hurry. For those who dont speak Spanish I speak perfect English as I am originally from Ireland. Other things to note We will be using cutter knifes at one stage of the experience although for those who prefer the Handcraftsman will do the cutting.
Traditional Seafood Paella Cooking Class
Ven a mi casa a divertirte preparando la auténtica paella de marisco, la más rica de todas las paellas, empezaremos preparando una deliciosa sangría, después cortaremos todos los ingredientes, a continuación pasaremos a la acción cocinando el arroz, mientras se está cocinando la paella degustaremos de una riquísima tortilla de patata, seguido de una exquisita bruschetta de jamón con tomate, todo esto en un ambiente familiar donde podrás practicar tu español y empaparte de historias y anécdotas de Madrid , además te podrás llevar la receta para que lo prepares en tu casa. Otros aspectos destacables Si usted tiene alguna alergia o intolerancia con algún alimento, por favor contáctenos con anticipación para que se puedan hacer cambios, imprescindible saber español nivel medio o bajo, también puede solicitar un traductor. Existe la posibilidad de realizar el evento en casa del viajero por un pequeño suplemento extra, para más información envíeme un mensaje.

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Tapas y visita al Santiago Bernabéu
We offer you a full 2 in 1 experience. A real Spanish gourmet tapas “lunch,” followed by a real football fan tour, in the best club ever’s stadium, Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabéu. For the first half, we don’t want you to do anything while hungry, so food and drink will be the star. we’ll bring you to a famous spot for locals so you can try some top quality Spanish cured meat tapas, including the king of our gastronomy: Iberian ham. Then we'll move to a famous traditional tapas restaurant where you’ll finish your dining experience. The second half is the main event! After gaining strength eating tapas, you’ll have a SELF-Guided tour inside Santiago Bernabéu Stadium for about 60 minutes, which includes a panoramic view, visiting the locker rooms, pitch, tunnel, benches, coaching area, and some other exclusive spots… (some spots might be closed because of the stadium renewing). Other things to note ANY DOUBT, please don't hesitate to contact us! Perfect to be given away!! Gratuities will be always graciously accepted :)) Transport to the meeting point is not included in the price.
Madrid Specialty Coffee Walking Tour
Explore specialty coffee in the city of Madrid in this walking tour. We'll visit cafés and roasters, each with their own specialty--from mindful sourcing, to stellar bakeries, delicious brunch, live music, and more--to give you a taste of what the city and its rapidly developing coffee scene has in store. Beginning just outside the neighborhood of Lavapies, we'll visit different coffee locations in historical Las Letras and La Latina, and finally head towards the trendy area of Malasaña (specific itinerary may change due to cafe opening hours or days). After our final café, you'll be able to shop, check out restaurants, and have easy access either by walking or public transit to the center of the city. In all, the tour is about 4km and takes at most 2.5 hours to complete. Please let me know if you have dietary preferences beforehand (especially vegan or gluten free) so I can adjust our route and stops accordingly. Don't see a time that fits your itinerary? Reach out with a message and we'll arrange a private tour. Whether you're a coffee enthusiast, expert, or just want a new way to experience Madrid, I hope you'll join me for this caffeinated adventure.
Free Tour Madrid Essential
The best way to get to know a city is with a FREE TOUR or just by walking and getting lost in the streets, but sometimes you can go through incredible places with beautiful anecdotes and history and not realize it, that's why we have created this route. This is a FREE tour, which means it does NOT have a fixed price, so you can decide the value of the tour with a tip, but don't worry, if you can't give a tip for any reason, we really hope you have a great time with us and recommend us, also with a strong applause and a good review, it will be more than enough! Let us take you and show you the city we know and the city that you will surely fall in love with. We will visit some of the most emblematic places in the center, telling you the history, anecdotes, dark and fun stories and the best tips for the rest of your stay in Madrid. Puerta del Sol (the main square) and its monuments. Km 0 Calle Arenal Madrid's oldest churreria Teatro Real (Opera House) Plaza Oriente Palacio Real Almudena Cathedral (the city's main cathedral) Las Vistillas (panoramic view) Barrio de los Austrias (the oldest neighborhood) Plaza de la Paja Older restaurant in the world Plaza Mayor and much more...
The finest Coffee tasting in Madrid and Breakfast
This is the definitive route of SPECIALTY COFFEE in Madrid! I am tirelessly passionate about coffee and I have dedicated myself to visiting all the specialty coffee shops in Madrid, these are the best! A healthy breakfast with varieties of luxury coffees, prepared by professional baristas and a good conversation, does not sound like a good plan? The places we will visit are distinguished by offering top quality organic and manufactured products. So not only are you going to enjoy a delicious infusion and snack experience, but you will also be supporting small producers, those who work for a genuine vocation and love for quality flavors. What will you find? Exquisite flavors for all tastes, including vegans and celiacs, on this route EVERYONE IS WELCOME! We will visit 2 of the best specialty coffee shops in Madrid and in each one we will taste the "star offer". You can also switch to juice if you feel like it's a lot of caffeine. We will walk from one cafeteria to the other. You will know the secrets of the baristas and incredible stories of the places we will visit. You will also take a map with the rest of the specialty coffee shops in Madrid. You can BUY TO TAKE AWAY coffees and spices or original wines offered in each of the stores. There are two different routes: one in the La Latina neighborhood and another in the Malasaña neighborhood.
Crawl Madrid's Craft Beer & Tapas scene
Beer in Madrid is a very old tradition that comes along with the Famous Tapas. The Craft Beer scene in Madrid has matured nicely over the last years with more additions of breweries and craft beer bars. This experience brings you to the best oldest and newest Madrid Craft Beer Bars and is something you shouldn't miss. A Craft Beer Crawl over 2 hours, visiting 3 important Beer and Tapas spots for locals in Madrid (still not known by tourists), including an off the beaten path old-style market from the past century. We will also know the history of the different places as well as the different beer varieties and tapas. When the tour finishes, you will be able to keep on enjoying the bars we visited or other ones in the area (actually most of the guests stay after I leave) and to make it easier the tour will end in front of a craft beer bar with 40 different craft beers to choose. Tips are greatly appreciated :) Other things to note Beer prices are around 3€ In case you prefer, in some bars, there are other drink options
⭐Meet New People & Party Tour+Disco
TOP EXPERIENCE IN MADRID WITH ALMOST 800 HUNDRED REVIEWS! Join us in an amazing group of international people to discover the fun side of Madrid nightlife, make new friends and party! We are going to hit some of the coolest bars/pubs in the center while having a good time and getting along with others, locals and travelers, meet new people, talk, and dance like jagger, just don't stay home! Let's hop from bar to bar with tequila shots, games, discounts on drinks Everyone is welcome and the age range is wide as the nationalities involved in the experience. We will be reduced groups to make it better and safer during the current conditions. The group will be always in a safe area for girls and guys. MEETING POINT: Next to the statue of the bear and the straberry tree (Oso y el Madroño) at Puerta del Sol square, at 10:00pm. If you can't arrive on time, let me know by sending me a message to +34653921963 I'll try my best to let you know where we are and send you the location. Okay, now the plan is set, it's time to ride on! Dress Code: The only thing not allowed are joggers or sporty pants and t-shirts wihtout sleeves. --Short pants are allowed- Other things to note: if you can't arrive exactly at the time set, we will be there until 10:20 approx.
Authentic&mountains&village&castle
THIS EXPERIENCE IS FOR GROUPS OF MINIMUM 5 PEOPLE WRITE ME FOR AVALABILITY, THANK YOU :) If you want to explore an authentic and local side of Madrid absolutely different of Madrid's center full of tourist I recomend you come with me!! We will hike a minimun of 3,5 hours whenever you prefer and visit the village and the Castle of Manzanares el Real. We can go earlier if you wish. Just tell me when you prefer! I'm never in a hurry when I'm in the mountain so the hike can be longer if you wish :) From Plaza Castilla we will take a bus direct to the village of Manzanares el Real (45 min) We will do a beautiful mountain hike to ''El Tranco'' (la Pedriza) following the river and felling the beautiful mountains and landscapes. Also we will visit the village and the castle of Manzanares el Real which is a palace-fortress of late medieval origin.
SIP & PAINT in the Center of Madrid
Two-hour painting class with a local Spanish artist. You will be guided step-by-step using acrylic paints to create a piece of artwork. This is a beginner-level class, so there is no experience necessary! Come relax with chill music, a glass of wine, and a welcoming and friendly vibe. At the end, you get to take home your own masterpiece! This session is bilingual in English and Spanish. INCLUDES All materials An apron for the class UNLIMITED wine or select beverages Local Spanish tapas Other things to note This is a beginner-level class, so there is no experience necessary! Come relax with chill music, a glass of wine, and a welcoming and friendly vibe. You'll get to take home your own masterpiece!
Traditional Flamenco Show in Historic Cave
Our team at Essential Flamenco will welcome you inside. You will be offered a drink at the tablao bar, and later you will visit an +100 year old original brick cave. The first 20 minutes you will relax with your drink in the main room with the Flamenco music... Next, ten minutes before the show, you will be given a introduction about the history of Flamenco, from its roots and origins to how it developed throughout the years. Finally, to conclude the experience, you will enjoy the one-hour flamenco show that will take place inside the famous cave, without amplifiers or microphones. Our capacity for the event is limited, so you are going to enjoy a unique, warm and intimate evening . Every week we are visited by different artists who delight us with their talent and art, and the performances vary daily, so each exhibit is unique! . We have three schedules, the first at 6pm, the second at 7.30pm and the last at 9pm. Essential Flamenco is ranked number two on TripAdvisor, obtaining certificates of excellence for seven years. Under the artistic direction of "El Mistela", who won the National Flamenco Critic Award, and he does a performance every day at 7.30pm, you're guaranteed to enjoy the performances of artists of the highest quality. We are waiting for you to enjoy an unforgettable evening!!
The Pub crawl experience in Madrid
We are ALWAYS a lot of people, 7 days per week. Meet with us the fashion spots in Madrid, with the best atmosphere and the best people, with absolute security and guarantee. Experience 3 bars + 1 Big Club + free shots. All cover fees included + Fast entry to all bars and clubs (Every Thursday: Teatro KAPITAL). Exclusive drink deals and FREE shots on the bars Meet amazing people of your age from all different countries.
Flamenco Dance in Madrid
Flamenco dance in the heart of Madrid with a teacher who is passionate about dance, singing, and Spanish music. In this class we will learn the compass of one of the rhythms of Flamenco in a simple and dynamic way, we will learn basic steps, Flamenco body expression and heel... and most importantly, we will dance and dance until we soak in its essence. The activity takes place at one of the schools where you can learn and create Flamenco today in Madrid, surrounded by artists, shows, the Flamenco air... a unique experience to enjoy if you pass through the city!
Toledo city tour with high-speed train from Madrid
Travel to Toledo, in this exclusive half day trip, by high-speed train from Madrid, the most comfortable and fastest way of traveling in Spain. In ecological terms, train travel remains overall the most environmentally friendly mode of traveling. Feel transported to the medieval ages and discover the secrets and mysteries of the "city of three cultures". Discover the historic center, declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO. Learn about the peaceful coexistence of the three major religions, strolling through the narrow streets. Explore 2.000 years of history with your guide.
Leathercraft Workshop in a Traditional Madrilean Neigbourhood
This experience is for those who wish to discover an authentic Spanish Leathercraft Workshop and learn how to make their own Leather items. I will show the participants the use of the tools used for Leathercraft, many of which havent changed since medievil times. I will also introduce them to the variety of different kinds of leather that exist. Each participant will have the opportunity to use real Spanish Cowhide to create a Leather item with their own hands. In the workshop the participants can choose between a pretty travelling purse (with or without a strap), an original belt, a wallet, two different purses or braided bracelets. There is also the opcion of making a piece different from these which will be designed in the act...maybe something one always wanted to make....a handbag, a mobile phone case, a belt pouch ....if this is the case the teacher should be informed beforehand. Each piece will be unique as we will use technique such as stamping or embossing to decorate it. These techniques were introduced by the Moors hundreds of years ago and have a long tradition in Spanish Leathercraft. There will not be many of us in the worshop so we have the chance to get to know eachother without hurry. For those who dont speak Spanish I speak perfect English as I am originally from Ireland. Other things to note We will be using cutter knifes at one stage of the experience although for those who prefer the Handcraftsman will do the cutting.
Your Personal Photographer in Madrid
Solo trip? Did you come with your family and want to capture unique moments? Would you like to discover the most beautiful places in Madrid in a friendly environment? - Then this IS your experience! Enjoy this photo shoot with me, and discover the beauty of the streets of Madrid and the incredible iconic monuments. And do it in a friendly or private environment. Our meeting point will be Puerta del Sol, where we will start our photo tour of some of Madrid's most emblematic places. As we take awesome photos throughout the city, we swap stories and leave you some recommendations about the capital. Not only will I take you to some of the best places in town to take spectacular photos, I will also give you tips for the rest of your stay. In each place we'll take photos that will relive your trip over and over. This could be the perfect gift for someone special. I'll help you pose and take lots of spontaneous photos to make sure you get the best results. I'll retouch and edit a selection of 40 shots, but I'll send you all the photos we take during the shoot. Please let me know if you have any special ideas or requests! If you want this experience to be personal and the only one who owns the schedule, check the "Book for private group" box at the checkout.
Traditional Seafood Paella Cooking Class
Ven a mi casa a divertirte preparando la auténtica paella de marisco, la más rica de todas las paellas, empezaremos preparando una deliciosa sangría, después cortaremos todos los ingredientes, a continuación pasaremos a la acción cocinando el arroz, mientras se está cocinando la paella degustaremos de una riquísima tortilla de patata, seguido de una exquisita bruschetta de jamón con tomate, todo esto en un ambiente familiar donde podrás practicar tu español y empaparte de historias y anécdotas de Madrid , además te podrás llevar la receta para que lo prepares en tu casa. Otros aspectos destacables Si usted tiene alguna alergia o intolerancia con algún alimento, por favor contáctenos con anticipación para que se puedan hacer cambios, imprescindible saber español nivel medio o bajo, también puede solicitar un traductor. Existe la posibilidad de realizar el evento en casa del viajero por un pequeño suplemento extra, para más información envíeme un mensaje.
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