Getting Around Madrid on the Cheap


Though wandering around the streets of Madrid is a great way to see the city, be sure to take advantage of the fantastic public transportation system in the capital. Getting to Madrid From the Airport Madrid Barajas International Airport connects to the city by Metro line 8 and by Cercanias commuter train line C-1. The fastest, and least expensive way, to access the city center from the ... Read Full Article

Le Métro de Paris, France


  When hearing the word “Paris,” most people think of the Eiffel Tower, the Champs-Elysées, La Seine, fine dining…you get the drift. Not this traveler. The first thing that comes to mind for me is always le métro. Perhaps that is because riding on the métro was my first Parisian experience when I visited France at the tender age of 18 (when I took the RER- regional train- from Charles de ... Read Full Article