In Madrid, I've become a creature of the night. Mornings are a dim awareness of clinking coffee cups beneath my hotel window. The fingers of light ... of Andalusia are regarded as the best places in Spain for tapas but Madrid has the edge for variety.
If you want the full Posh and Becks experience, stay at the Hotel AC Santo Mauro (C/Zurbano 36; 0034 91 319 6900; www.hotelacsantomauro.com; doubles from £150), where the happy couple made their home when they first arrived in Madrid. For those on a.
Madrid’s restaurants tend to focus on fresh ... all of it from sustainable sources in Spain and France. Surrounded by art galleries, it’s opposite the Hotel Orfila, close to Almagro street. In the old days, quail, goose and duck were what the poor.
For a heartier meal, try Tinello at No. 87 for Italian dishes, or more local fare at the Orange, a charming pub and four-room hotel at No. 37 ... chases you home. Calle Zurbano, the Park Avenue of Madrid Soon after moving to Madrid a dozen years ago.
You would need a very good reason to stay at a hotel so far from both the tourist and the business centers of Madrid. The Mirasierra Hotel & Spa provides more than a few reasons to stray, especially for desperate Starwood fans that cannot afford the pricey.
After ceding at least a decade to the northern cities of Barcelona and Bilbao as the centers of chic and modern Spain, Madrid ... of Room Mate Hotels. Doubles are less than $125 with breakfast. Luxury: The 51-room Santo Mauro, Calle Zurbano 36, (34.