Before you travel to Madrid you should know some essential information, such as how to move around, the basic social norms, the weather… and also about activities that probably will interest you, apps that you will need, emergency phone numbers and how to get from the airport to downtown, among others.

What to Know Before you Travel to Madrid

You can anticipate by downloading the Madrid apps that you will use the most and find out about the weather so you can bring the right clothes.

From the airport to Madrid

In consecuence, and before you traved to Madrid, learn our tips to reach Madrid from the airport and how to move around. You should be aware how public transport works in Madrid.

Safety tips

As Madrid is a very safe city, however, it is always important to know the emergency telephone numbers in advance in case of any health complications or other type of situation. Having a secure travel to madrid also means having the important phone numbers in the phone.

Looking for an apartment in Madrid

If you travel to Madrid for several days or need a temporal place to stay we have short tern apartments in Serrano street known as the “Golden Mile of Madrid“.

We also have apartments for one month  and apartments for one year or shoarter term. But you can always try “idealista” if you prefer other apartments.

Once you have a house, you need to know how to maintain a property.

Visit the most Popular Places

Wow, you settled. Now, it is time to enjoy. We have a post for you. What to see Madrid on your first visit or a plan to visit Madrid in 1 day. Also you have other alternatives, such as getting to visit the Center of Madrid or getting to know the 10 most visited places.

If you travel to madrid frequently

Try visiting this not known but special places,

Locations close but outside of Madrid

Traveling to Madrid includes getting to know the surroundings and for this we recommend the city ​​of Toledo, Segovia or the Palace of San Ildefonso. 

At the mountains you can find the Monastery of San Lorenzo del Escorial, and the Cross of the Fallen (La Cruz de los Caídos). If you like the countryside visit the Madrid mountains where you can go hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, or kayaking. Download a route app like outdoor Active, alltrails, viewranger or wikiloc.

If you want to stay in Madrid

For a short stay we have apartments for days next to the Golden Mile (Calle Serrano) and Paseo de la Castellana. We also provide a list by category, a list of apartments for companies or our list of apartments for students.