Messy table with half-eaten meal in Madrid.

(Really) Late Lunch: When to Eat in Spain

Tourists coming to Spain for the first time are often shocked at how late the Spanish eat. Hungry and frustrated, they’re perplexed at 7:00 p.m. when they head out for dinner, only to realize that most restaurants don’t even open until 8:30 p.m. (To say nothing of the fact that the locals won’t be showing …

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A Few Photos So Far

We've been in Madrid since April 2. I'm still processing this huge new adventure, so until I'm able to form more coherent thoughts, here are some photos of our new neighborhood I hope you'll enjoy. Retiro Park on a Sunday evening: Plaza de Santa Ana in the Barrio de las Lettras: Plaza de las Cortes: A …

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