Madrid

Style Moment | Casa de Madrid

Style Moment | Casa de Madrid

"To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted." Bill Bryson (Born 1951) American author
COOL HOTELS | Madrid | Casa de Madrid

COOL HOTELS | Madrid | Casa de Madrid

It's like staying in the home of a well-traveled, aristocratic aunt.  Casa de Madrid is located in a landmark 18th century building across from Madrid's Royal Opera House.  Massive ornate doors lead to a diminutive elevator, and up to the apartment of Marta Medina: art historian, architect, curator, designer, and…
Style Moment | Madrid

Style Moment | Madrid

"Creativity is just connecting things.  When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something.  It seemed obvious." Steve Jobs (1955-2011) American entrepreneur and inventor; co-founder and CEO of Apple, Inc.
FLEA MARKETS | Madrid | El Rastro

FLEA MARKETS | Madrid | El Rastro

On a Sunday in Madrid, there's only one place to be. The El Rastro Flea market. Since the 15th century, the El Rastro neighborhood has been famous for the trade of second hand items. The market starts at 9, and by 11 the streets are teeming with people. I started…