Madrid - one of the most beautiful cities in the world, the capital of Spain and the cultural, political and economic center of Europe. The population of 3 million people, 21 Street, as well as major transport hub. The city is situated at an altitude of 665 meters above sea level, is located primarily between the mountain of the Sierra de Guadarrama, and the river Manzanares.
Madrid city with a very hot climate and in general, low precipitation. Most of the population Catholic, but because of the large number of emigrants cultures and languages of the city is very different. As such, the city appeared here in 927 year BC, but as it turned out, people lived here long before the birth of Christ. Until 1561 the city settled preymuschestvenno Arabs, Spaniards and later create one of his his cultural capital, with a little modifying the city and destroyed the monuments of Arab culture. Therefore, the East Europeans and called
In the 19th century when King Charles the 3rd city a truly European: little houses were gone, there were palaces and monuments. During Napoleon's invasion of the city was captured by the French and the Spaniards began the uprising that was brutally suppressed, so 180
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