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Madrid Cuisine: From Tapas Hopping to Multi-Course Meals

Two mini courses from Ojala¦ü's menu¦ü express

Oh, Spanish cuisine, how confusing you can be: tortillas aren’t flat flour or corn crepes, but rather potato-and-egg omelets; authentic paella is relatively hard to come by outside of the Community of Valencia; and the word “taco” has positively nothing to do with a combination of meat, cheese and lettuce. The confusion doesn’t stop there, […]

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November 1, 2012 by | 2 Comments

Seeing Madrid: Madrid Bike Tours

Casa de Campo, Madrid Bike Tour

Madrid is a city I’ve always traveled by foot. With a phenomenal metro system and relatively few bikers taking to the streets, I suppose I never thought a leisurely two-wheeled approach to be an option. But today, I learned differently.

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October 11, 2012 by | Comments Off on Seeing Madrid: Madrid Bike Tours