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Fiestas of Madrid: San Isidro 2013

San Isidro Of San Isidro we know his name and surname : Isidro de Merlo and Quintana. Born in the late eleventh century, he died in 1172 after having lived a miraculous and holy life. Married to Mary Toribia, also proclaimed a saint, he was a humble farmer who, in life, thanks to prayer, rescued […]

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La Tabacalera in Madrid

If you are looking for a true cultural experience in Madrid La Tabacalera is a place of endless cultural options and a fascinating look at a modern social experiment. Located close to the Atocha train station and Reina Sofia museum, La Tabacalera is a unique community center found in the Lavapiés neighborhood in the center […]

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