Once a teacher in the UK, I moved to Madrid in 2012, where I now divide my time between teaching Business English and writing for local English news outlets - as well as translations, proof-reading and writing my personal blog.
Come with me as I take you around some of the most celebrated (and one or two lesser-known) tapas haunts in the centre of Madrid. On the way, I'll be explaining what tapas is, telling you about its origins and giving guidance on the best ways to... More»
From the church to rebellion; from bandits to traders. As the capital of Spain, Madrid has always been a city of contrasts, attracting many newcomers throughout its complex history. And they have always found a home just outside the ancient city... More»