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Madrid

Madrid, Spain's capital, largest city in the country, and one of the largest in Europe, is a city of contrasts, a place where old and new live in perfect harmony. You can enjoy the peace of the Parque del Retiro or actively participate in the night of Madrid.

It is difficult to find a city in the world with that offer as much culture, only the mention of the Prado Museum and Reina Sofia are sufficient enough to back this claim. The variety of cinemas, theaters, parks, bars, nightlife and overall make the city of Madrid, a place where there's a lack of time to attend all that the city offers.

Highlights 
Visit a city of mixture and large migration that results in a rich culture.
A city where history lives on the streets.
Try the best tapas.
Nature a few minutes from downtown.
Transport 
Madrid has one of the most important airports in Europe, subway, bus and trainstations.
The best of the city 

The Art Walk: Three major museums in Madrid - Prado Museum, Reina Sofia and Thyssen are all on the same boulevard known as "Paseo del Arte". Its doors keep some works by El Greco, Goya, Velazquez, Picasso, Dali and Miro.

“El Retiro” park: It is one of the most beautiful parks in the country and one of the most significant places in Madrid. Its monuments that remain from its inception as a royal park contribute to its rich history. A place that has nothing to envy to the Luxembourg Gardens in Paris.

Royal Palace: The Royal Palace of Madrid is the official residence of the king of Spain, mainly used for official ceremonies. It is the largest palace in Western Europe in terms of area and also houses a precious historical and artistic heritage, was delcare National Heritage.

Nightlife: Madrid is known for being a young city that never sleeps. When the sun sets Madrid awakes.

Football: Real Madrid is one of the biggest teams in the world, you should not waste the opportunity to visit the stadium: The Santiago Bernabeu.

Madrid de los Austrias: It is a large area of ​​the capital is named for being the result of urban expansion initiated by the House of Austria and where the court was staying in the sixteenth century. We offer a wealth of architectural monuments.

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Climate

Climate 
Madrid has a continental climate with hot summers and cold winters with frequent frosts.
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