Estación de Chamberí
For years, madrileños wondered what happened to the metro station called Chamberí – they knew it existed, yet it appeared on no maps...
Spanish Tapas Madrid
Local boy Luis Ortega takes you through some iconic Madrid tapas bars.
English-language tapas tours through central Madrid. Prices include the first drink but exclude food.
El Mundo’ s Friday supplement magazine has information on the week’s entertainment offerings.
Things You Miss
This specialist food store sells all things British.
Gimnasio Chamberí information
Lonely Planet review
This privately run suburban gym doesn’t have a pool, but it does offer yoga, Pilates, aerobics of most descriptions and a well-equipped workout room. Monthly memberships start from around €40.