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  • Cuisine from all over the world in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. In Madrid you can enjoy a taste of the typical gastronomy of each of the regions in Spain, as well as cuisine from all the five continents. You won't need to go far to find all the best-known dishes of any of the world’s countries, as there is a wide range of international and regional resta…

  • Madrid to suit every budget.

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    … Madrid. Madrid is the ideal city for enjoying the popular custom of “going out for tapas”: this consists of moving from one bar to another with your friends and enjoying delicious bite-sized portions of typical local specialities (potato omelette, spicy fried potatoes in sauce, croquettes, squid, co…

  • Madrid by night, open to everything.

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    … Madrid. There’s a different way to enjoy Madrid’s nightlife. Just head for the Chueca area, where all inhibitions have been cast aside to make way for fun and tolerance, and where you’ll be find a whole host of wicked venues, techno discos and designer clubs. In fact this neighbourhood has always be…

  • Quiet evenings in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. You can spend tranquil evenings in Madrid enjoying delicious cocktails in designer venues while you indulge in a little quiet conversation, without the need to raise your voice. You'll find places serving a wide range of cocktails, both with and without alcohol, to enjoy in good company whil…

  • Sports-mad Madrid.

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    … Madrid. In Madrid, football fans can live their dream by walking on the turf of a legendary football pitch, visiting the changing rooms, and sitting on the bench as though you were about to manage a game. You can do all this in the stadium of the Real Madrid football club, where other options includ…

  • Madrid especially for children.

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    … Madrid. Madrid offers a wide range of activities to delight children. Amusement parks, extensive natural spaces, zoos and areas designed exclusively for kids… these are just of a few of the options to choose from in Madrid. The Amusement Park, set in the middle of the Casa de Campo park, will provid…

  • A world of alternative shopping in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. Madrid is the perfect city for finding your favourite modern, original and avant-garde clothes. Make your way to the streets of Fuencarral, Hortaleza or to the Chueca neighbourhood, and you’ll understand why these names are synonymous with cutting-edge style and hip alternative fashion. In t…

  • Madrid, an exclusive shopping experience.

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    … Madrid. As in all the world’s top capital cities, in Madrid you’ll find a whole paradise of exclusive collections, luxury labels and sophisticated accessories which are guaranteed to make a day’s shopping an unforgettable event. The “Golden Mile” in the Salamanca district is home to the smartest sho…

  • Flamenco in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. In Madrid you'll enjoy the best live flamenco every evening. Here you'll be able to discover first hand the atmosphere of some of the most famous "tablaos" (flamenco clubs) in the world, and you'll understand why people have always said that if you want to succeed in this art you have to com…

  • Madrid, shopping at your leisure.

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    … Madrid. You’ll find that Madrid is the ideal place for a leisurely shopping trip with all the family. There are numerous shopping centres in and around the city where you’ll find a vast range of labels and shops, and where you’ll have no problem updating the children’s or your own wardrobe. And when…

  • Madrid, outstanding restaurants.

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    … Madrid. You can enjoy Spanish haute cuisine at its very best in the great restaurants of Madrid, where meticulous attention to every last detail guarantees diners an exquisite and sublime experience. The original presentation of the dishes is only the start; the best part comes later, when you disco…

  • Madrid: culture for all the family.

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    … Madrid. You'll find Madrid is the perfect place to arrange a cultural visit with your family. Many of its museums offer special services to guarantee enjoyment for both young and old. The Reina Sofía Art Centre organises children’s workshops, sometimes including a puppet show. If you like painting, …

  • Partying in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. The lively nightlife of Spain’s capital is famous all over the world. If there is one city where you know you’ll be able to dance all night long to whatever music you like, where you’ll come across people from hundreds of different nationalities and discover venues in every possible style, t…

  • Madrid, shopping for tradition.

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    … Madrid. Fans, Manila silk shawls, guitars, capes, hats, embroidery, ceramics... In the centre of Madrid and the streets around the Plaza Mayor square there are a whole host of shops where you can buy gifts for your friends and family, or even for yourself. The typical souvenir shops also offer a ran…

  • Madrid, spaces for alternative culture.

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    … Madrid. In Madrid you’ll find a city which is wide open to culture and creativity. Music, art, photography, theatre, dance, magic, film... You’ll find its cultural line-up is packed full of every kind of show, activity and form of artistic expression to suit the widest range of tastes. There are num…

  • Musicals in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. Madrid offers the chance to spend an unforgettable evening in the theatre with a whole range of musical shows every season. Some are completely original, and you'll only find them in Spain. Others are adapted classics not to be missed, and which in Madrid can be enjoyed in unique style. To g…

  • Sierra Norte de Madrid Marine Resort: activities for everyone.

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    … Madrid. There's no longer any excuse for not doing watersports in Madrid. Just a few kilometres outside the city in the Sierra Norte region you'll find the very first inland marine resort. Come and visit, and enjoy some of the multiple activities on offer organised by the companies in the area. For …

  • Come to Spain – and viva football!.

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    … In Spain, football itself and all football fans are still caught up in the post-match fiesta. Millions of people are celebrating the Spanish national team's victories in the World (2010) and European Cups (2012 and 2008). This outstanding double success makes the whole atmosphere surrounding this sp…

  • Gastronomy in the Sierra Norte region of Madrid.

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    … Madrid. Among landscapes of pine and beech trees, rivers, traditions, churches and city walls, you'll find some of the most authentic flavours in the Madrid Region. Its dishes will reveal a great deal about this region, as a place where nature and good food are inextricably entwined. Come and spend …

  • The “Movida” in Spain (between about midnight and about 4 am).

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    … If you’re a night owl, this is when you’ll find the maximum opportunity for partying. Here are a few ideas to guide you when you set out to enjoy Spain’s “movida” in the top cities for nightlife. Madrid. Madrid comes alive at night, and especially at the weekend. Discos, bars, cafés and fashionable …

  • The towns and villages of the Sierra Norte region in Madrid.

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    … Madrid. We invite you to discover four unique destinations, where every corner has its own special charm. These are the towns and villages of the Sierra Norte region in Madrid, with their picturesque alleyways and monumental sites, and all surrounded by a genuinely enchanting rural atmosphere. Paton…

  • Spain's main squares.

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    … The Plaza Mayor is the “living room” for Spain's towns and cities. They are majestic, welcoming places, overflowing with life. When you discover them you will see that their special architecture sets them apart from other main squares to be found in Europe. They are a place for social encounters, bu…

  • The latest avant-garde architecture in Spain.

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    … Strolling around the streets of many cities in Spain you'll notice that innovation and design are to be found in more and more of its buildings. Famous architects such as Frank Gehry, Santiago Calatrava, Richard Rogers, Norman Foster and Rafael Moneo have chosen Spain to build their latest works. He…

  • Discovering the Region of Madrid.

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    … Madrid. Madrid has much to offer visitors: culture, art, leisure… and much more, even outside the big city. Here we suggest four destinations less than 50 kilometres from the city of Madrid where you can see for yourself. They are Alcalá de Henares, Aranjuez, Chinchón and San Lorenzo de El Escorial …