Madrid

Craving a delicious, piping hot slice of pizza in Spain's capital? You can find some of the best, affordable pizza in Madrid at Ópera Pizza.

Ópera Pizza: The Best Spot for Pizza in Madrid

Pequeña tres quesos pizza, por favor. Translation: small three cheese pizza, please. I used this phrase a lot during the month I lived in Madrid. Ópera Pizza quickly became my favorite spot for pizza in Madrid. It’s conveniently located right near the Ópera metro stop or about a 5 minute walk from Puerta del Sol (the center of Madrid). The restaurant has […]

Watching the Sunset from the Templo de Debod in Madrid

Watching the Sunset at the Templo de Debod in Madrid

Who would have thought there would be an ancient Egyptian temple right smack dab in the middle of Spain’s capital, Madrid? I definitely didn’t. I stumbled across the Templo de Debod (Temple of Debod in English) while I was studying abroad in Madrid a couple years ago and it quickly became one of my favorite […]

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

This year has been quite the year of travel for me. I traveled to 3 new countries, more than 10 new cities and had countless new adventures. Having a full-time job and only being able to travel part-time has its limitations, but I believe in making the most of the time I have and traveling at […]

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5 Free Things To Do in Madrid

Everyone already knows that traveling can get really expensive and to supplement costly travels sometimes you are just looking for some free activities to fill your time. Fortunately, Madrid has tons of free activities for the budget traveler that don’t sacrifice the cultural experience. Here are my 5 favorite free things to do in Madrid… Watch the Sunset at the Temple of […]

My First Year - Travel Far, Eat Well

My First Year – Travel Far, Eat Well

Travel Far, Eat Well is officially one year old today! I can’t believe how far this site has come in the past year – 60 posts and over 300 subscribers. I started Travel Far, Eat Well because of my insatiable wanderlust and my desire to share my travel experiences with other aspiring adventurers. Maintaining Travel Far, […]

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Bullfighting in Madrid

Corrida de Toros. Bullfighting in Spain is a long-time tradition that attracts around a million Spaniards every year to witness this controversial sport. Some people love bullfighting and embrace the tradition whereas others look at you horrified when you have just announced you are attending a bullfight. My host “cousin” in Spain was the latter of […]