Articles by Fiona Gilligan

10/07/2016

Small and pretty coffee shop in Madrid’s artsy Malasaña serving up brunch, delicious cakes and cooling iced coffees.

31/05/2016

With incredible views of the towering Catedral de la Almudena, Terraza Atenas bar is a tranquil oasis in the middle of an otherwise busy and touristy area of Madrid.

10/05/2016

Madrid boasts frozen yoghurt and ice cream parlours on just about every street corner. But this one-of-a-kind pastel-pop rincón in the heart of Malasaña offers frozen sweet treats with a sophisticated (and super healthy!) twist.

27/04/2016

Just a couple of blocks from the busier, slightly grungier part of Malasaña in central Madrid, the oh-so-elegant 1862 Dry Bar is an establishment founded on a solid knowledge of and passion for cocktail culture.

19/04/2016

The rejuvenation and collectivisation of a derelict tobacco factory has created a vibrant hub of social art and politics at the centre of this Madrileño community.

16/04/2016

Cocktails are not hard to come by in Madrid. But cocktails that are both affordable and delicious at the same time are another story… However, with an extensive €6 cocktail menu, Espacio Quoncor Café satiates all one’s cocktail desires.