Author Archives: Tamara Bonilla

Givenchy

Until next January it is possible to visit the exhibition Hubert de Givenchy on the Thyssen Museum in Madrid. In the opening celebration I was lucky enough to meet the Baroness and his son along with some other royal celebrities like Beatriz d´Orleans who was buying tons of souvenirs or the Alba Duchess husband. The collection itself is…

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The Walking Dead Terror Passage

When Madrid´s Theme Park invited us to visit their venue we never expected it to be surrounded by zombies! This invasion it´s due to the new sponsorship agreement that they have signed with The Walking Dead, so you get to enjoy 4 terr(or)ific passages of terror. Even though my heart was jumping and I could…

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Glamour Street Fashion Show

Nothing better that being invited on a Saturday evening to help decide who´s gonna be the next it girl in Spain. 19:00 Designer David Delfin and his muse Bimba Bose hosted the event as in house DJ´S. They are so charismatic that their energy is contagious. 20:00 El Pescao put on a great show on…

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Mercedes Fashion Week Madrid

Thanks to Mastercard I was able to enjoy Alvarno´s fashion show on the Mercedes Fashion Week Madrid that took place last week in Ifema. We were recieved by a guide that took us on a tour through the press area and right into the backstage, where we were able to visit Maria Escote while preparing…

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San Lorenzo del Escorial

Since I wanted to enjoy the last days of this year´s indian summer I went to San Lorenzo del Escorial on the weekend, an impressive construction that stands on the Guadarrama mountains. It is just a 50 minutes drive from Madrid but it will most certainly take you back in time. Built in the XVI…

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Rita Ora Showcase

Sony Mobile brought Rita Ora, for the first time, ever to Spain. Just a few people were invited to her showcase which took place at the Joy Eslava discotheque. Previous to the show there was a digital artist who made a pretty cool Rita Ora graffiti. At 9pm she appeared on stage and delighted us…

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Holi Festival Madrid

Holi Festival is traditionally celebrated in India and Nepal to welcome the spring. It is also known as the festival of colours. For the past few years, Madrid has been hosting this unconventional celebration in the multicultural neighborhood of Lavapies, home to many asian immigrants. What makes it so fun is chasing and throwing coloured…

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Yoga at the Park

I have finally finded an english Yoga class which takes place at the Retiro Park in Madrid every Sunday morning. I think of it not only as a way of doing sports but also to get to know new people.     We begin the class warming up and then we move on to stretching…

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Santiago Bernabeu Stadium Tour

It is now possible to see the latest European Cup Real Madrid won in Lisbon, in the Santiago Bernabeu museum.     The tour start with an impressive panoramic view over the stadium.     It continues through the trophies room which has been recently remodel. First thing I notice are all the interactive screens…

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The Rolling Stones Concert

Since these guys don´t come often to Spain, I had to take the opportunity of seeing them life! At 7pm I arrived to the Bernabeu Stadium, home to Real Madrid. Even though I had VIP tickets, I decided to step outside and mix with the crowd. It is more exciting being able to dance to…

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