I live in the Goya barrio, which is part of the district of Salamanca, here in Madrid. More specifically, it’s basically a giant square bordered by Principe de Vergara, Calle O’Donnell, Calle del Doctor Esquerdo, and Calle de Don Ramon de la Cruz.
When we first moved to Madrid and were thinking about where to live we […]
The Guiri Girls, Allison and I, had a good giggle last Sunday night with The Giggling Guiri Comedy Club at Teatro Alfil (C Pez 10 – near the Noviciado and Tribunal metro stations).
We weren’t sure what to expect from the outside, but walked in to discover a great venue – Teatro Alfil – that seats about […]
Here at the Guiri Guide we love adventures. We love trying new things, meeting new people, and discovering Madrid.
We also love chocolate.
So, when I heard about Cacao Sampaka, a cocoa market near Alonso Martinez, I knew the Guiri Guide simply had to check it out. Anne and I met on Calle Orellana on a damp […]
I don’t know about you, but I think hanging framed photos on the walls of a new apartment is one of the best ways to make an unfamiliar place feel like home. After almost three months of bare walls and empty Ikea frames, I finally managed to get some of our favorite photos printed!
When I decided […]