Tompai - Wall of eyes
- Location C. de la Palma, 18, 28004 Madrid, Spain
“All eyes on me”
Can you even say you’ve visited the neighbourhood and street art of Malasaña without getting a picture of the wall of eyes? Created by the artist Cristina Pollesel for the store Tompai, this turquoise mural and graphic eyes have become the unofficial emblem of the neighbourhood. It is the quintessential insta pic!
- Location Calle de Echegaray, 21, 28014 Madrid
Ranked the 22nd best cocktail Bar in the entire world so you’re not just taking our word for it!
Try the most insane cocktails at Salmon Guru, surrounded by eclectic decor, it’s a feast for the eyes & tastebuds
The fusion of Japanese and tiki art, make this bar the best place to grab a snap for the gram even if you don’t remember the night!
- Location Paseo de Cuba, 4, 28009 Madrid, Spain
One of the many gems of Retiro park, the Palacio de Cristal is a triumph of ceramic, glass and iron. Its stunning cupola towers above visitors at a whopping 22 metres high and the floor is littered with decorative ceramics. Traditionally used as a greenhouse, it has been restored to its former glory and houses touring art exhibits. The beautiful glass building and art makes for the perfect insta backdrop!
El Retiro Park
- Location Plaza de la Independencia, 7, 28001 Madrid, Spain
El Retiro, park of the pleasant retreat, certainly lives up to its name and is one of the best spots in Madrid to hang out with your mates and relax in the sun. Over 350 hectares and littered with beautiful statues, galleries and even a lake you can paddle on, it’s a perfect place to spend a summer day!
This list wouldn’t be complete without the best rooftop bar in Madrid…. Safestay’s of course!
Relax up here with a sangria or two and snap away with amazing panoramic views!