Wrap up in a robe and slippers and prepare to be pampered in one of Spain’s best day spas. There are separate areas for men and women,...
Museo Arqueológico Nacional
Reopened after a massive overhaul of the building, the showpiece National Archaeology Museum contains a sweeping accumulation of...
Biblioteca Nacional & Museo del Libro
Perhaps the most impressive of the grand edifices erected along the Paseo de los Recoletos in the 19th century, the 1892 Biblioteca...
Gran Café de Gijón
This graceful old cafe has been serving coffee and meals since 1888 and has long been favoured by Madrid’s literati for a drink or a...
One of the longest-standing Moroccan restaurants in town, Al-Mounia has a loyal following. The best couscous in Madrid (it bears little...
Calle de los Recoletos 14 · interesting places nearby
Mumbai Massala information
Enter through the heavy red curtain into a brightly-coloured Indian world where the food and service are good and the ambiance is laid-back. Servings aren’t enormous, but they’re superbly done, with dishes spanning the subcontinent from southern India (think hot and spicy) to Pakistan. If you can’t decide, it has a range of set menus (€14.75 to €25) to choose from.