The capital city of Spain, Madrid is the third largest city in the European Union and is located in south Western Europe. Being where the Spanish monarch resides, it is the political, economic and cultural center of Spain. Here Is where you will find the headquarters of the World Tourism Organization that belongs to the UN.
Today, much of Madrid’s infrastructure is modern but it has still managed to keep the look and feel of much of its historic neighborhoods and streets. It has many famous landmarks including the Royal Palace of Madrid, the Royal Theatre, the Buen Retiro Park, the National Library and the Golden Triangle of Art. Madrid’s art museums include the Prado Museum, the Reina Sofia Museum and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum making it a destination where art lovers return to over and over again.
Madrid has managed to rise above humble claims about its cuisine and become one of the richest culinary capitals in Europe. It is a place where you can experience the variety of food from every region of Spain. Having a meal here is a definite pleasure. Nights in Madrid are absolutely legendary. After enjoying all the fine art and fine dining there are multiple bars and nightclubs where you can spend the rest of your night. It’s a mix of glamour and action. Many of the people who enjoy the nightlife here are more than happy to go on dancing until dawn.
Madrid is a place where the fabric of daily life is its passion for everything. It has music in its soul and a spring in its step. It is most definitely one of the most open cities in the world.
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