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Madrid CityMadrid Travel Guide – Walking through Madrid, with the sun on your back, is perhaps one of the foremost reasons people like to visit Spain. Madrid is Spain’s capital city and is situated in the heart of the peninsula and right in the centre of the Castillian plain (646 meters above sea level). Over three million people reside in this sun-soaked city, and with clear skies, intriguing culture, and hot sun, it’s not hard to see why.

Madrid can be summed up in one word…‘Cosmopolitan’. Their industry is mainly kept to the Southern Fringe, and the city is renowned for its lively nightlife, making this the ideal weekend break, whether you are travelling for business or for pleasure.

Striking statues, buildings, and monuments litter this diverse and captivating city, and it has a whole host of sights for people to see. Tourists will find this an accommodating and Friendly City, which is easy to get around, and has plenty for visitors to do such as visit all the tourist attractions.

Madrid ShoppingMadrid is also a shopping Mecca for the fashion conscious. Long has this capital city been renowned for its style and grace, and the shops in this metropolis offer the best of world fashion. So, if you are looking to pick up some stylish accessories and outfits then this is your city, but be warned, things can sometimes be quite expensive in Madrid Spain.

Madrid is no longer the cheap budget holiday of the past; it is now a cultured and sought after holiday destination, which attracts the affluent and stylish. If your idea of a perfect vacation involves sun, shopping, culture, and a little bit of history, then Madrid is the ideal city for you to visit.

Madrid CityAnd remember, you should always look around to see what holiday deals are being offered in Madrid. Spain is a notoriously cheap place to travel to, and you could secure yourself some well-priced accommodation and flights if you look around. It is also advisable that you learn a little Spanish before you go. Although the people of this vibrant city do speak English, they much prefer to converse in their native tongue. Besides, learning a new language will add a little bit of flavour to your vacation.