A Sunday morning at El Rastro is a Madrid institution. You could easily spend an entire morning inching your way down the hill and the...
Instituto de San Isidro
Next door to the Basílica de San Isidro, the Instituto de San Isidro once went by the name of Colegio Imperial and, from the 16th...
Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Buen Consejo
Towering above the northern end of bustling Calle de Toledo, and visible through the arches from Plaza Mayor, this imposing church long...
La Escalera de Jacob
As much a cocktail bar as a live music venue or theatre, ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ is one of Madrid’s most original stages. Magicians,...
This basic bar is famous for its sardinas a la plancha (sardines cooked on the grill) and pimientos de padrón (fiery green peppers)....
Calle de los Embajadores 9 · interesting places nearby
Teatro Pavón information
The home of the National Classical Theatre Company, this theatre has a regular calendar of classical shows by Spanish and European playwrights.