|Madrid has something for everyone whether you decide to spend your time admiring art, strolling through the endless old streets, or enjoying a café coffee with steamed milk at one of the many terrazzo’s , you are sure to be entertained, surprised, and captivated by all you see and experience in Spain's capital city.
Madrid is the economical and industrial center of Spain and with its central location it is easy to reach from all over the country.The most important sectors in the capital are the production of alimentary products, chemicals, metals and the construction sector as well as the bank, commerce and administration sectors. The tight economical relation between Spain and South America makes Madrid the center of foreign investments in South America and home to many international companies such as Telefonica, Iberia and Repsol YPF.
Winter in Madrid is usually quite dry, It occasionally snows in the center, but it rarely accumulates. Spring is one of the most pleasant times of the year to visit Madrid. The long days are generally warm and the nights cool. Madrid's summer should really be divided into two sections the pleasant summer and very-hot-summer. Thus the climate varies from very warm and dry in the summer to rainy and sometimes with snow in the winter.
There are many excellent restaurants in Madrid such as the less-than-typical Las Cuevas de Luis Candelas. Specializing in roasted suckling pig, Las Cuevas actually lies under the Plaza Mayor's south-west corner. El Brillante a large bar/eatery is a madridman super favorites famous for their delicious and inexpensive fried squid sandwiches, El Brillante is more than casual and the food is more than affordable.
Places To Visit
There are so many things to see and do in Madrid that you're likely to have difficulty completing your list on a short traveller's schedule. Luckily, most highlights are concentrated into a relatively small area between Retiro Park and the Royal Palace, the King's infrequent residence. The famous places in Madrid are Retiro Park, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Royal Palace, Gran Via, Plaza de Cibeles, Plaza de Cibeles, City Hall. El Prado, Reina Sofia, Thyssen-Bornemisza are some of famous museums in Madrid.