It’s difficult to imagine Madrid without Gran Vía, the grand boulevard lined with towering belle époque facades that climbs up through...
Convento de las Descalzas Reales
The grim, prisonlike walls of this one-time palace keep modern Madrid at bay and offer no hint that behind the sober plateresque facade...
One of the stalwarts of the Madrid cinema scene – expect Hollywood more than art house.
Home Burger Bar
Plaza de Callao 4 · interesting places nearby
Sala Bash/Ohm information
The DJs who get you waving your hands in the air like you just don’t care have made this club, and its sessions that go by the name of ‘Ohm’, arguably the No 1 nightspot for Madrid’s gay community. The music never strays far from techno-house. Saturdays are slightly more mixed, but it remains a gay icon.