Tag Archives: Calle Mayor

Street Artists in Madrid

Madrid is a city where you can be part of an art safari. It is also a city where anonymous artists leave creative traces in doors and walls. Nothing different from any other city in the world, in fact. What makes … Continue reading

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Perez the Mouse

Created in 1894, Perez the Mouse has become a reference for Spanish-speaking children. It is the equivalent of the tooth fairy in the Anglo world. It originated in the late 19th century when the young Alfonso XIII, being 8 years … Continue reading

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