Retiro Park, Madrid.

Retiro Park is the largest public park in Madrid and is known locally and literally as ‘Park of the Pleasant Retreat’. It covers an amazing 350 acres and is filled from start to finish with beautiful sculptures, monuments and lakes. The park originally belonged to royalty and has had massive royal involvement since the 1500’s. … More Retiro Park, Madrid.

Spring books 2017

Spring is going to be super exciting for all readers and bloggers out there. There is some fantastic books being published in the coming months. I have been very lucky to be given the hotly anticipated novel of 2017 by Dawn O’Porter. Check out my spring reads. The Cows by Dawn O’Porter A piece of … More Spring books 2017

Botin De Cuchilleros

On the Calle De Cuchilleros, near Plaza Mayor in Madrid sits a little unknown secret. This secret is called Botin…and it’s only the oldest restaurant in the world. Founded in 1725 the building of Botin was once a shanty house which eventually become displaced to flats above it. It has simply been a restaurant ever … More Botin De Cuchilleros