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Villaverde Guide: Spend Less, Do More

Welcome To Villaverde

Located to the south of Central Madrid, Villaverde is a district heavily populated by retirees. As such, it’s a great place to learn about Spanish traditional culture and experiences from local residents. In this area you will find some great places to indulge your interest, as well as being close to the more mainstream tourist attractions

Join in on the fun!

And what better way to do so then by joining in on the trend at the Curious Cat Escape Room. It’s a popular and great way to enjoy one of the most recent ways to have fun with the whole family as you work together to solve puzzles and decipher clues together within a limited time frame in order to make your way out of the room within a limited time frame. Visit the website for details and bookings. Also nearby is C.C Parque sur which is a great place to purchase gifts and souvenirs as well as grab a bit to eat at almost any hour of the day. Here you can also enjoy great views of the lake area so it is a great place to enjoy some family fun. Or if you are looking for even more popular venues to find shops, restaurants and bars, Plaza de Parvillas is a large square where you are bound to not leave empty handed. Plaza de Agata and Plaza Mayor de Villaverde are also popular alternatives in this area.

If you are fortunate to be in Villaverde at just the right time of year, you may even be able to attend a summer festival, which are held almost every weekend. Enjoy the various outdoor concerts, while indulging in some of the local tasty treats provided by street vendors. One of the most popular festivals here is Virgen del Carmen. Held in the middle of July, which celebrates the most important Marian feast of the month with an array of musical shows and processions.

Take a tour!

What better way to make the most of your time in this neighbourhood then to engage in a walking tour

where an experienced guide will provide a comprehensive description of the history and attractions that

are particular to the region? Madrid Sensations Tours is one such option and you can choose between

half or full day tours of museums and popular eateries, as well as private tours to that can be pre-organised to suit your particular interests. Another great option is The Old Madrid Tapas & Wine walking tour. On this endeavor you can enjoy the variety of fine wine and food that this region has to offer.

Fancy a bite to eat?

If you are looking for a meal after roaming through some of local attractions in this area then some of the best choices include El Asador de Enrique which is caters to private or group parties and will cater to your individual specifications if required. Trocadero is another great choice. For a taste of the nightlife, head to Bar el Kubo which is known for its great cocktails at reasonable prices. The outside terrace is a popular place to spend time with friends or mix with some of the neighbourhood locals.

Your Cheaperthanhotels Team

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