When visitors come to see us in Edinburgh, we like to suggest some hidden treasures away from the tourists and Royal Mile. One of our favourites is a walk along to the Dean Gallery by the Water of Leith and Dean Village. We also recommend browsing the shops in Stockbridge and stopping
If you have visited Madrid, you must have seen the "Edificio España" in the iconic Plaza de España at the end of Gran Vía.
For the last ten years the presence of the huge and empty building was very depressing. It has been vacant since it closed in 2005 after being a hotel for n
Sometimes a novel doesn't need a nice lead character to catch our attention. For example, Hannibal Lecter has seduced generations in books and film and the character continues to be appeal with a successful TV series. One of the last books that I (Eduardo) read has a character with ma
The Guardian newspaper recently published a selection of places to visit in Madrid - a very nice selection but also a bit touristic in our opinion. Here are another three suggestions if you are planning to travel to the capital of Spain.