Information for Students Coming to Spain

Cercedilla, Madrid, Spain
Are you planning a trip to Madrid, Spain and need some fresh ideas with regard to what do and see while visiting this beautiful city?  One of the best things about vacationing in Madrid is the sheer number of sites and attractions the city has to  [...]
Buitrago del Lozoya, Madrid, Spain
Buitrago del Lozoya is a small municipality and a member-town of the Autonomous Community of Madrid, with a total land area of approximately 10 square miles or 27 square kilometers.  It is located to the north of the Spanish Capital in the East Va [...]
Talamanca de Jarama, Madrid, Spain
If you have ever visited the beautiful and very lively city of Madrid, Spain, you are already well aware of the enormous number of sights and attractions it has to offer those who tour it.  What you may not know, however, is that there is also a w [...]
San Martin de Valdeiglesias, Madrid, Spain
If you are planning an upcoming trip to Madrid, Spain, you should definitely include on your tour schedule some of the smaller towns and villages that surround the city; towns that together with the Spanish capital make up the Autonomous Community [...]
Rascafría, Madrid, Spain
Visiting Madrid, the capital and largest city in Spain, is an experience like none other, one that, by day, offers a countless number of historical sites and attractions to visit, and, by night, a world-class party atmosphere that is simply unriva [...]
Aranjuez, Madrid, Spain
If you plan to visit Madrid in the near future, you should really try to check out some of the surrounding towns and villages while you are there, including Aranjuez.  Aranjuez is a town and municipality situated roughly 48 kilometers south of the [...]
Fiestas de San Isidro Labrador, Madrid, Spain
If you’re planning to visit Madrid, the thriving capital and largest city in Spain, one of the best times to go is in mid May.  This time of year, specifically May 15th and the days that surround it, is when the Fiestas de San Isidro Labrador are  [...]
El Rastro in Madrid
If your upcoming trip to Madrid, Spain is going to include a Sunday stay, you should do yourself a favor and pay a visit to El Rastro, or formally El Rastro de Madrid.  El Rastro is the largest and most popular open-air flea market in the capital  [...]
El Rio Manzanares, Madrid, Spain
The city of Madrid, Spain’s beautiful capital and economic and political center, is one of the most exciting places to visit in the world, with literally thousands of sites and attractions to see and visit.  Among other sites, this includes the ma [...]
Puerto de Navacerrada, Madrid, Spain
If you plan to visit Madrid, Spain in the approaching year, one of the places you should really consider visiting is Puerto de Navacerrada, especially if you are an outdoor enthusiast and enjoy activities such as skiing, cycling and/or hiking.  Al [...]
Monte de El Pardo, Madrid, Spain
If you plan to travel to Madrid, Spain in the coming months you have no doubt been very busy putting together an itinerary for your trip, mapping out the various destinations you’d like to visit during your holiday.  As you make this list, hopeful [...]
Palacio Real, Madrid
If you’re planning to visit Madrid in the near future, you should really consider putting the Palacio Real on your list of can’t-miss sites to see. To illustrate why this is such a fascinating stop along your tour route, below we have compiled a f [...]