After you've visited the official tourism sites listed on our
tourist information page and the Madrid Index,
you may want to check out these independent Web sites, which are listed
Gay Guide Madrid
These pages are from Gay Guide Europe
(a.k.a. Patroc.com), which has local gay guides for nearly dozen European
Practical information, hotel listings, sightseeing advice, and a fiesta
calendar are just a few of the things you'll find here.
Mad About Madrid
This blog-style site is no longer being updated as frequently as it once was,
but some of the pages still have useful information.
Madrid, by All
If you're lookig for quick introduction to the city, rather than in-depth
planning information, these pages are worth a look.
MadridMan's Yankee Home Page
The author of this eclectic (and eyestrain-inducing) guide to Madrid lives in the U.S., but his heart is in the
This site has a good selection of
maps and other
If you can tolerate the menu system and Flash animations at WebMadrid, you may find
items of interest--from restaurant reviews to models' portfolios.
Madrid Tourist Information
"Best of the Web"
- Forbes and
The Washington Post
Need a car for a longer trip?
Short-term Car Leasing
If you live outside the EU, a
tax-free Renault or Peugeot
tourist car lease can
be cheaper than renting for visits of 21+ days. Minimum driver age is
18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include insurance.