Located on the banks of river Manzanares in central Spain, is the beautiful and unmissable city of Madrid. It is the largest city in Spain and the capital of the country, with a population of about three million people. Ranked as the third largest city in Europe after Berlin and London, the climate in this region is characterized by cool winters and warm dry summers, due to its high altitude and centrally located geographical position. Those with plans to tour this region can find quality and affordable accommodation options in Madrid such as Madrid apartments and holiday accommodation Madrid.
Madrid is a city filled with great monuments, cathedrals and churches, museums, art galleries, fountains, parks, gardens, squares, restaurants, bars, and night clubs. Among some of its most famous tourist attractions are the world famous Prado museum and medieval old town which dates back to the period of the Habsburg empire. As well as being highly historical and cultural, Madrid is also a prime holiday destination for those who are looking to dance the nigth away and enjoy some of Europe's livliest nightlife scenes, discotheques, pubs, nightclubs and bars abound all over Madrid and stay open til the early hours. During your holidays to Madrid, you will get the opportunity to enjoy great boat rides on the boating lake in the Retiro park, a perfect romantic activity to undertake with that special someone, or visit the amusement parks and zoo located in the Casa de Campo park on the outskirts of the city, if you are travelling with children. After visiting these places you can either choose to go and have a great time in the classic night clubs in the area or just go and relax in your rented villa Madrid, Madrid apartments or holiday accommodation Madrid.
Jardines Del Descubrimiento is one of the beautiful gardens located in Madrid. In the garden you will find a big statue of Christopher Columbus, the man that is said to have discovered America. Centro Cultural de la Villa is another cultural centre located in this area. Concerts and many other kinds of performance are organized in this centre every night. Visiting the famous golden triangle of art museums in central Madrid, disovering fascinating Spanish history and taking a leisurely stroll through the beautiful parks and gardens in this wonderful green city will make your Madrid holidays complete. For those looking to take a holiday in this region this year, accommodation should be the least of your worries, as you will find high quality and affordable accommodations offered by Madrid apartments and holiday accommodation Madrid.
Madrid has a lot of activities to offer, if sightseeing, relaxing in the park, visiting a water park or go for shopping. But not only Madrid is a metropolitan city which has to be discovered, other countries are waiting with lively and upcoming cities, too: