Madrid - a magnificent city of Europe, the capital and heart of Spain. This extraordinary beauty city with many magnificent castles and palaces of different epochs, beautiful parks and stunning fountains. Archaeological excavations indicate that the first settlements of ancient people lived on the territory of modern Madrid back in the Paleolithic era, about 500 thousand. BC However, the first permanent settlement appeared here only about 2 thousand. BC During the reign of the great Roman Empire, the territory was located in Madrid town called Miakkum.
Madrid, one of the most beautiful cities in the world, the capital, which has enormous cultural and artistic heritage. There are so organically combines modern business centers and medieval architecture, the best night clubs in Europe, the largest Outlets, beautiful parks and, of course, a lot of museums.
Culture and the appearance of Madrid reflect its history as a royal city, the center of the Spanish Empire. Royal Palace, wide area and monumental buildings, which were built by monarchs, abnormally huge cathedrals and churches - all this is full of Madrid. Just as medieval buildings. Although today the city as cosmopolitan as Berlin or London, and just as full of energy.
It was loved and admired by many famous people such as Lope de Vega, Cervantes, Lorca, Hemingway, Coelho, Glinka and Calderon. But nowadays tourists are attracted not only by the architectural ensembles, but also by the exciting nightlife, so called "movida", which never stops and creates a special festive atmosphere. There are more bars, restaurants and places of entertainment than anywhere else in Europe. It is no surprise that the most popular proverb in Madrid says: "Madrid can be change only for the sky, and only if there is a hole to look down at it!"