About Madrid

Madrid is the capital and largest city (3.4 million inhabitants) in Spain. It is located in the very centre of the country, on the Manzanares River. Madrid is well-known for its great museums (El Prado among others), its wonderful churches, its musical scene, its nightlife and of course its tapas bars… It is a city of many charms!

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Oh Madrid... We only explored the city center but it was absolutely beautiful. The streets and sidewalks were clean, the sights breathtaking, and best of all it was quite cheap compared to the rest of Europe.