Madrid Running Tours
6 Sep

The work of Sabatini in Madrid: The Royal Palace

Although the influence of Sabatini in Madrid’s architecture during the 18th century is quite obvious when visiting Madrid, what is also true is that his involvement in some projects, although […]

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19 Jul

The work of Sabatini in Madrid, The puerta de Alcalá

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3 Jul

Hot weather running tips

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21 Jun

Francesco Sabatini: the mark of a sicilian architect on Madrid

As I had mentioned in my previous article, Francesco Sabatini had, without a shadow of a doubt, an extremely important  influence on architecture during the reign of Charles III and […]

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7 Jun

Architecture in the reign of Charles III: Francesco Sabatini

As I had previously commented in a prior article published in this blog, Charles III was the Viceroy of Naples and Sicily before the deaths of his older brothers Louis […]

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24 May

Charles III of Spain and the concept of enlightened absolutism

To be able to better understand the reign of Charles III and its influence on Madrid, we have to understand his mentality and how it affected his decision-making which, in […]

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10 May

Charles III. Madrid’s best mayor

Spain has had a number of kings who have definitely left their mark on Madrid. Charles III was the third son of Philip V, the first king of the Bourbon […]

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18 Apr

How to start running. 10 tips on how to go about it.

Don’t use any old shoe! Invest in good running shoes. They don’t have to be expensive. What matters is that they provide support and are comfortable. If possible, go to […]

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