El Gordo: The Spanish Christmas Lottery

Once December hits the city of Madrid is flooded with Christmas tradition, and El Gordo is one of them! This is a tradition that goes beyond a simple lottery, it’s the second longest continuously running lottery in the world and…

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Doing the Laundry in Madrid

We hate to do it, but we have to. Laundry or “the wash” is something most people dread doing throughout the week, but there’s just no way around it! Europeans won’t have that much trouble adapting to the laundry routine…

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The Ultimate Bucket List for Athens, Greece!

Not many cities in Europe can match the glory of Athens. It’s one of the oldest cities in the world, named after the goddess of war herself and played center stage for many milestones of the our Western world. Aside…

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