Malasaña:  A neighborhood just north of Gran Vía is now known for the hipsters and guiris that live here. You will find many cool bars and cafes here with new ones opening up all the time. Due to the youthful feel of the barrio, it's easy to find many Spanish people with a high level … Continue reading Barrios



Confused by some of the Spanish terms I use? I forget that when I first arrived here in 2011, I had no idea what a caña or guiri was. Got a word that confuses you? Let me know and I'll do my best to explain. I moonlight as a teacher, after all. abuelo bar: otherwise known … Continue reading Dictionary