Madrid

A spirited blend of history, art, and vibrant energy. Explore world-class museums, savor tapas, and stroll along the iconic Gran Vía

Europe • Spain

the spirited heart of Spain, pulsates with a dynamic blend of history, culture, and modernity. Wander through its bustling streets, where centuries-old architecture harmoniously coexists with contemporary design. Here, world-renowned museums, like the Prado, house masterpieces by artists like Velázquez, Goya, and El Greco. Madrid is also known for its gastronomy, with a wide range of restaurants, tapas bars, and markets. As the sun sets, Madrid transforms into a vibrant nocturnal playground. Locals spill out onto plazas, savoring tapas and clinking glasses of sangria. And don’t miss the Mercado de San Miguel, where aromas of freshly baked bread, cured meats, and olives tantalize your senses.

  • 2000 years old of history

    Traces of occupation along the Manzanares River date back to the Visigothic, Roman, and even prehistoric times.

  • "Gato" the Inhabitant

    In 1085, Madrid was under Moorish rule. As King Alfonso VI’s troops prepared to retake the city, a Spanish soldier scaled the city wall alone. He swiftly replaced the Moorish flag with a Christian one, earning him the nickname Gato (cat), which then became a moniker for all Madrid inhabitants.

  • 3.2 Million Population

    Making it the 2nd largest city in European Union, only being beaten by Berlin.

  • 2000

    years of history

  • Gato

    Is an inhabitant of Madrid

  • 3.2M

    Population

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