Checking Off the Last of the Madrid Bucket List

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The countdown has begun! Today marks the first day of our last month in Madrid, and I’m not going to lie, I’m a little bit excited.

Don’t get me wrong, Madrid is great. I’m just looking forward to summer travels, adventures and ticking the last few things off my Madrid Bucket List.

Let’s take a look at what I have planned to make the most of this last month in Madrid, special and memorable: Continue reading “Checking Off the Last of the Madrid Bucket List”

Five Things I Love About Summer in Madrid

Five Things I Love about Summer in Madrid, Spain []

Summer in Madrid is nothing short of amazing. We’re only just a few days into the season, but thanks to Madrid’s stunning weather, it feels like we’ve been experiencing summer for weeks. It’s quite nice, I’m not going to lie to you.

Over the past few weeks I’ve found myself completely taken by the heat and have really gotten into the swing of the season. Here are my favourite things about summer in Madrid (so far): Continue reading “Five Things I Love About Summer in Madrid”

#Take12Trips Challenge Update

Petite Adventures' #Take 12 Trips Update

Earlier this year, I shared with you my intentions to take part in the #Take12Trip challenge and given that we’ve pretty much hit the half-way point in 2016 (sidebar: how are we already half-way through the year?!) I figure this was as good a time as any to check in and see where I’m at.

Before we get started, as a reminder, the #Take12Triips Challenge is designed to inspire travellers to make a commitment to getting out once and month and exploring – whether that’s day-trips, month-long adventures, or anything in between.

In my post, I described some of my dream trips for the months ahead. And, as with all the best-laid plans of mice and men, most of the months did not go as expected.

So, let’s take a look… Continue reading “#Take12Trips Challenge Update”

The Best of Madrid in 24 Hours or Less

Best of Madrid, Spain in 24 Hours or Less []

Madrid is a massive city with many things to see, do and taste. It’s easy to spend days exploring the different streets, barrios and districts. But, what if you don’t have multiple days to devote to the Spanish capital?

Fear not! With a little hustle, you can easily explore and take in the major sights, sounds, smells and tastes of Madrid in just 24 hours or less.  Continue reading “The Best of Madrid in 24 Hours or Less”