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Madrid, Capital of Spain

Madrid is the political and financial center of Spain. That’s where the Cortes, the Senate and the Royal Family, and the Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen-Bornemisza. With a population of over three million, Madrid is the fourth largest city in Europe (after London , Paris and Milan ) and also higher capital, 650m above sea level. Thanks to its fun-loving and 2,800 hours of sunshine a year, the streets of