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Buy original and unique Madrid gifts

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Buy original and unique Madrid gifts

1 review
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English, Spanish
shopping

Buy original and unique Madrid gifts

shopping

Buy original and unique Madrid gifts

1 review
Paused through April 3rd. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English, Spanish

What you'll do

We meet in a special and very old shop of "alpargatas" (tipical spanish shoes) were the visitor can know the history of this items and also buy for very cheap price. Then we continue for others shops: the visitor will know tipical candies, spanish delicious cheeses and other foods with great taste. All the shops are the real shops were the people of Madrid buys every day, no for tourits. In this way, the visitor will be in contact with the autentic neibourghood of Madrid and know the origins of this products and the historys of this shoops and market, were my mom and grandmon buy food or clothes long time ago and it continues sales items.

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Your host

Learn more about Alfonso

Alfonso

I living in Madrid and i love this city. I´m also journalist who made reports about travel in the newspaper El País: I know perfectly the real shops (no for tourists) were we, the people of Madrid, buy our items: i want to show to the people of others countries were they also buy cheaps and real products they only can find here, in this peculiar city. . The visitors can, in this way, buy original presents for their friends and relatives and, in the way, to know"castizas" shops of the friendy capital of Spain.

What's included

Food
Drinks

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Where you'll be

The old shops of Madrid have special atmosfere: we will visit candies shops, "alpargatas" shops, the places were the monks sales their products and real markets were we, the people form Madrid, buy every day our food and you can buy very good spanish cheese, "chorizo" or "jamon". All this items you can buy as unique and original presents to your friends and relatives in your country, because these items are unique and original flavor.

This experience is available starting April 04, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through Friday, April 3rd due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Center for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Feel like a real person who llives in Madrid and buy original and "castizos" presents for you family and friends: take with you a piece of the spirit of Madrid.
Alfonso
Buy original and unique Madrid gifts
1 review
From $29/person
1 review
From $29/person