7 Day Trips from Madrid

Whilst we love our beautiful city, it’s nice to get out and breath some fresher air and see some new sights. Luckily Madrid has so many wonderful places right on our doorstep. We also know that time is a precious commodity and you might only have a day to travel, so here are our recommendations for easy day trips from Madrid.

Staying Healthy and Happy in Madrid

To outside eyes, Spain can seem a pretty daunting place to maintain a healthy lifestyle. According to the OECD Better Life Index, Spain ranks highly in terms of Health, Safety, and Quality of Life, with the average life expectancy across the country being 83 years....

5 Minutes with Sandy Allain

Sandy is a famous face around Plázida, bringing his SEO and website building expertise to our monthly mastermind sessions, as well as a cracking sense of humour. He’s also the best digital nomad in the group, always seeming to be in a new and beautiful place. He took...

5 Minutes with Daniela Furtado

Daniela Furtado is behind Stinky Tofu Food Talks in Madrid, and a staple of the digital nomad/creative entrepreneur community here. And we were lucky enough to talk to her for 5 minutes.

Busting Myths About Coworking

“It’s too social.” Sometimes when we think of coworking, we imagine a vast room full of many people talking loudly on the phone. We imagine a busy atmosphere that’s impossible to work in. However, this is not the case. A coworking is first and foremost a place for...

Checklist to Prioritise Your Day

We’re all busy people, and the internet has provided us with many amazing resources. So when we’re stressed, we have too much to do, and we feel overwhelmed...sometimes we turn to the technology for help. There are hundreds if not thousands of apps available that...

Easy Weekends Away from Madrid

Ironically, one of the joys of living in Madrid is how easy and cheap it can be to leave for a few days! With plenty of national holidays and great transport options to the rest of Europe and beyond, the eager traveler is hardly left wanting....

What to do in Madrid until Easter

The capital city continues, as usual, to be in full swing in terms of cultural offerings. Before Easter, which this year begins on 14 April, Madrid has a full agenda of leisure plans ranging from the most artistic to pure entertainment, including gastronomy. Once...

The year of Plázida

2018 is the year when Plázida became a reality, but 2019 will be the year of Plázida. Why? You may wonder... Well, it is not only our beloved project that will celebrate its first anniversary. We have also prepared a lot of novelties and our already classic events...

Ho, hygge, ho!

Christmas is the most propitious season to experience hygge. You still don't know what it consists of? Comfort, joy, well-being... A concept, a way of seeing life made in the Scandinavian countries. "What freedom is for Americans, hygge is for Danes," says Meik Wiking...

We believe in coworking as a (mental) space

In Plázida we say that we are a liquid coworking. To some, it may sound strange, to others too abstract. But it's true, do you know why? The truth is that ours is a coworking forged on ideas, but not bricks. The most solid thing that we have are our values: that of...

The prophecy of the digital nomad

Digital nomadism is not the last whim of millennials, but an authentic philosophy of life. It is not a passing fad, but a trend that is marking the beginning of the working future. The digital nomad is the natural consequence of "cultural capitalism", the "economy of...