Madrid through its neighborhoods: Barrio Salamanca

Are you into some good shopping sessions? Then you can’t miss out Salamanca.

Salamanca is a glamorous area and one of the most expensive neighborhoods to live in Madrid. The streets Calle Serrano and Calle José Ortega y Gasset are known as the “golden mile”; the most luxurious shops of Madrid are placed in these streets, such as Dior, Chanel, D&G and Louis Vuitton. These are expensive shops but also nice to have a look at it from the outside! Continue reading “Madrid through its neighborhoods: Barrio Salamanca”

Madrid through its neighborhoods: Chueca

Welcome to the trendy and hip neighborhood in downtown Madrid.

When Chueca crosses your mind, you will probably think of the “gay” neighborhood, which is something you can’t deny. When the gay marriage was approved in 2005, a lot of Madrilenos settled here. Thanks to this gay side of Chueca it has become a very modern neighborhood filled with lots of hip and trendy bars and restaurants! Continue reading “Madrid through its neighborhoods: Chueca”