A Trek to The Met

A Trek to The Met »

18 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

"I made my way to 'Goya’s Graphic Imagination'. To my delight, the royals, majas and partisans all remained in the Prado. This exhibit consisted mostly of The Met’s more upbeat collection of his drawings and etchings. An incisive graphic chronicler of his time, Goya would have relished chronicling the Covid vibe"

STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden

STATESIDE STORIES: Infrastructure Plan Proposed by Biden »

17 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

U.S. President Joe Biden has proposed a $2 trillion dollar infrastructure upgrade plan for the US to ameliorate its ranking 15th in the world for infrastructure investments in roads, bridges and more

WHY LIVE IN SPAIN? TEN REASONS!

WHY LIVE IN SPAIN? TEN REASONS! »

11 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

Sure, Spain is known for all that sun. Summer weather persists all year round in places like the Canary Islands. But Spain is actually a land of contrasts and a country blessed with almost every imaginable natural and cultural treasures. Never mind the Spaniards' alegría de vivir!

THE AMERICAN CLUB’S SPECIAL APRIL HOLIDAYS!

THE AMERICAN CLUB’S SPECIAL APRIL HOLIDAYS! »

6 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

Check out ACM's April calendar. You won't want to miss important dates!

THE AMERICAN CLUB: NOTHING LIKE A MEMBER’S  LOVE STORY!

THE AMERICAN CLUB: NOTHING LIKE A MEMBER’S LOVE STORY! »

6 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

Dr. Rame: "I moved to Madrid in 2019 to be with Mariangeles. We met in Pittsburgh in the 1990s"

Tradition! Here’s a tomato in-your-face!

Tradition! Here’s a tomato in-your-face! »

4 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

It's high time to reserve your spot in the Spanish Festival called "La Tomatina"! This is an annual event sponsored by the good folks of the smallish town of Buñol, Valencia, Spain. The crush of the crowds and the crushing tomatoes make this one of the wildest of Spanish festivals, but a lot safer than the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona. It is always held on the last Wednesday in August. Tickets for the Spanish Tomatina Festival can be purchased through the Buñol Town Council website

Stateside Stories: A Press Conference for the People

Stateside Stories: A Press Conference for the People »

2 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

In his first formal news conference in 65 days of his new Administration, President Joe Biden tackled immigration, Covid-19, the Congressional filibuster, the China threat, and the war in Afghanistan. . .He said he expects to run for re-election with Kamala Harris as his running mate in 2024.

PAINTER MANUEL DE LA MATA PAYS TRIBUTE TO ONE OF THE BEST AND “SMALLEST” RESTAURANTS IN MADRID

PAINTER MANUEL DE LA MATA PAYS TRIBUTE TO ONE OF THE BEST AND “SMALLEST” RESTAURANTS IN MADRID »

1 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

Manuel de la Mata, a world-famous painter who was caught in Madrid when the pandemic broke out and has been here ever since, keeps quite busy. He decided to pay special tribute to the three young men who own El Brote, one of the smallest and indeed one of the best restaurants in Madrid. Following the artist's special five-layer technique, the now completed painting hangs in a place of honor in the restaurant, and the owners are delighted that their culinary-entrepreneurial savvy has inspired the amazing work of art.

EL BROTE, A MUSHROOM-LOVERS PARADISE

EL BROTE, A MUSHROOM-LOVERS PARADISE »

1 Apr, 2021
Comments: 0

El Brote is not a vegetarian restaurant as such. The daily hand-written menu focuses on all kinds of very fresh mushrooms and other natural produce but meat and chicken are included in the dishes too, creating a unique cuisine that respects the profound essence of each ingredient

THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF MADRID: Great News!

THE AMERICAN SCHOOL OF MADRID: Great News! »

30 Mar, 2021
Comments: 0

See ASM's thrilling stats!