Category Archives: VillaJardines

VillaJardines has been a big catalyzer of the sharing economy in Madrid

One of the best secrets of VillaJardines is that since 2012 it has been hosting hundreds of meetings of citizens who promoted the sharing economy from different angles. Members of more than 20 Peer-to-Peer communities dealing with homesharing, carsharing, foodsharing, … Continue reading

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VillaJardines is (y)ours

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The team behind the clandestine cocktails. Thanks!!

Some of the clandestine cocktails hosted in VillaJardines have been a blast. In the past years, on dozens of occasions, people have gathered in VillaJardines to interact with their peers. Under total discretion, four people quietly made things work… This  … Continue reading

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Simon Bolivar lived in VillaJardines from 1799 to 1800

Not many people know that Simon Bolivar lived in Madrid between 1799 and 1802, where he married Maria Teresa Rodriguez del Toro. What did he do as a teenager in Madrid? Simon Bolivar [i] was born in 1783 in Caracas and he is … Continue reading

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The Madrid experience according to Jodie and Steph

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#PeersDinner in VillaJardines

On Friday 13th, peers.org organized a #PeersDinner in VillaJardines to support airbnb hosts in NYC. Peers is a member-driven organization that supports the sharing economy movement. They believe that by sharing what we already have (like cars, homes, skills and time) … Continue reading

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A former Top Model in VillaJardines

¡Hola! magazine took a photo shoot of Spain’s former Top Model Judit Mascó in VillaJardines. This was an interview to celebrate Hola’s anniversary of their Fashion edition. This is the result. The photo shoot was taken in october 2013 and … Continue reading

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