Book your stay
Best available rate
Destination: Madrid

Meltem Önhon

On a plane: aisle or window?
«Window, to watch the clouds and to look down on the cities and landscape.»

Holiday: sea or mountains? And where?
«Both, if possible; sea with the mountains: Turkey, the Aegean coast; Bodrum, Fethiye, Göcek, Kalkan.»

City or countryside? And where?
«I am a city person but there are times that I need a calmer space. I love Madrid as it has many places close by to escape to on the weekend.»

One thing we can always find in your luggage?
«A book.»

The most unexpected thing we can find in your luggage?
«Tea bags!»

Morning or night person?
«I am a morning person; I need to see sunshine for my energy.»

In a shop, you buy in 5 minutes or 50?
«I usually buy in 5 minutes, after visiting a couple of times for 50 minutes.»

Instagram or Twitter?

Coffee or tea?
«Tea, to start the day; coffee, to continue the day!»

The last time you had a good time with someone famous?
«A couple of months ago, at the Alzheimer Center of the Reina Sofia Foundation, when the patients were having canine therapy. We were with Queen Sofia, who is such an inspiring figure.»

The last time you spent a nice moment with someone you love?
«We had a very special event last week at the Hotel Villa Magna in Madrid.» 

A special souvenir from a person you met during your travels?
«A blue glass evil’s eye.»

The most beloved souvenir of a trip you have at home?
«A small colorful pencil case which I bought years ago in Spain.»

Three things (or people) that you would bring with you to the moon?
«My family!»

Sunscreen: 50 or 10?
«Sunscreen 50.»

Perfume: a lot or just a few drops?
«A few drops.»

 The last time you were in an art gallery/museum?
«Last weekend, at the Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando, Madrid.»

Do you take taxis and talk to the driver? What topics do you talk about?
«I hail cabs, and sometimes I talk about the weather or the traffic jam. I am not very talkative.»

A movie you would always watch on a plane?
«Anything except a thriller or science-fiction.»

Which book do you have on your bedside table? 
«A Vineyard in Andalusia, written by Maria Dueñas.»

Motor yacht or sailboat?

The last time you were swimming was…
«Last summer in Kalkan and Bodrum.»

Three reasons why you love Madrid and would recommend to go?
«Because it is very peaceful, family friendly, and green yet vibrant. It’s a dynamic city where you can enjoy art, nightlife, restaurants and cafes beside people who have a very warm personality.»


By using our website you are consenting to our use of cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.
More Info