Peerby love people, neighbours and the planet. This new Dutch idea of “sharing is caring” is a fun way to acquire things that you may only want to use once, that so can’t possible justify buying. Their philosophy is:   “Save Money, Live Green & Meet Awesome People”   and has already been adapted by over 1000…

As the saying goes “Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, dine like a pauper” is pretty much how they do it here in Spain. One of the best ways to lunch smart and economical is to eat a “Menu del Día”. These menus of the day are offered almost everywhere and include a…

You should live in Madrid at least once in your life. It’s a compact fun filled city with so much atmosphere. Here are 29 reasons why everyone needs to live in Madrid at least once… 1. You can walk pretty much everywhere in the centre 2. You always bump into someone you know 3. There’s…

Travelling in Europe can be quite cheap with all the low cost companies, but they can sting you if need to check extra bags or go overweight. Here are some useful tips when traveling, and how to get the cheapest flights and best deals available. Read on! Skyscanner One thing that I love about Skyscanner is…

1. Toledo Until the year 1561, Toledo was the capital of Spain. It stands 70km south of Madrid, easily accessible by train (30 mins with Renfe) and coach, (1hr). This lovely medieval city offers a great day out. From the gothic cathedral and the alcazar castle, to the historical swords and souvenirs. If you only have a…

  Madrid has live music every day of the week. You can find great venues from the reformed established jazz bars to the new  jam sessions basements! Whatever you’re looking for, Madrid has it all. Here’s a list of my favourite places… Cafe Berlin – Cocktails & Live Music – C/ Jacometrezo 4, 28013 It’s been open…