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Madrid

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Madrid, also known as The Village, is the capital of Spain. It has the largest number of inhabitants in Spain and is third with the greatest population in the EC.

The Government Departments, all the most important organizations of the country and the residence of the Spanish King are in Madrid. The main corporations of the world besides the main economic and cultural offices are located in this city, such as:

  • The Spanish Stock Exchange.
  • The OMT: World Organization of Tourism.
  • The OEI: Spanish-American State Organization.
  • The Spanish Royal Academy.
  • The Car Exhibition.
  • The Madrid Fashion Week.

As a capital city it is compared with Paris, London or Berlin for the quantity and quality of its tourist offer.

Start your visit at the Gran Vía of Madrid (a centre of commerce, spare time and tourism) and finish the round in Plaza de España (Spanish Square). You will be gladly surprised by the Puerta de Alcalá (Alcala Door).

The magnificent Spanish Royal Palace has a main façade which is 130 m long with 870 windows and 240 balconies that overlook the central patio. Have your camera ready to shoot!

The streets in Madrid are an open air museum themselves, a large number of top quality sculptures, buildings, churches and monuments are scattered all around the city.

You need at least an afternoon to visit the “Triángulo de Arte” (Art Triangle) formed by the Reina Sofia Museum, del Prado Museum and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.
In the evening a good option is to go to the Barrio de las Letras (Las Letras Neighborhood to have a drink and try some delicious typical snacks or meals at the countless bars and pubs you can find there.

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This magic city is not only history and culture. Go to the Arganzuela neighborhood where the worldwide famous football stadium of the Atlético of Madrid team is, it has an area for 50,000 people.

Then go to the North to the Chamartin District and visit the also worldwide known Bernabeu football stadium for more than 88,000 spectators! It belongs to the Real Madrid team which is the eternal rival of the Atlético of Madrid team.

As any important capital city you will find different styles of urbanization side by side: on the grounds of the old Real Madrid Sports City the Four Towers Business Area (CTBA) was built, this area was formerly known as Madrid Arena.

Visit the 220m high Four Towers buildings , they are the highest in Madrid and two of them the highest in Spain.

In a place like this the train service has to be outstanding. And it really is. The rail line service of Madrid connects this city with many other Spanish and European cities. It is operated by Renfe and is known to be the quickest, cheapest, picturesque and most comfortable way of going from one place to another either in Spain or in Europe.

There are two important train stations in Madrid: Atocha and Chamartin Station. Atocha Station is situated in the South-Centre of Madrid, from here among other services, the high speed TGV connects with Seville in no more than 2.30 hours. Chamartin Station is located in the North of Madrid here you have short, medium and long distance services as well as the TALGO high speed service.

Top train tickets from Madrid

Madrid Train TicketsMadrid – Barcelona. Travel time: 3 hours to 3:30 hours, depending on departure times.
Madrid – París. Travel time: 13:31 hours.
Madrid – Sevilla. Travel time: 2:30 hours.
Madrid – Lisboa. Travel time: 9:30 hours

Rail Passes in Spain

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