Leah Pattem Follow Twitter Leah Pattem is a freelance journalist and blogger who specializes in content focused on the city of Madrid, Spain. Leah's work has appeared in publications including Fodor's and Condé Nast Traveler. Experience Leah Pattem is the founder and editor of Madrid No Frills. Leah's work has appeared in publications including The Guardian, Fodor's, El País, Condé Nast Traveler, Daily Beast, and more. About TripSavvy and Dotdash Meredith TripSavvy, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is a travel site written by real experts, not anonymous reviewers. You’ll find that our 20-year-strong library of more than 30,000 articles will make you a savvy traveler—showing you how to book a hotel the whole family will love, where to find the best bagel in New York City, and how to skip the lines at theme parks. We give you the confidence to spend your vacation actually vacationing, not fumbling with a guidebook or second-guessing yourself. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.