This section of
GoMadrid is dedicated to general Madrid information.
First of all, we offer our visitors a
number of Madrid maps,
including an excellent city map, a map of the Metro, local train routes and also a few maps of Spain.
For practical information about
the location and climate of Madrid, public holidays, clothes and customs, electrical and
Internet connections, check out our Practicalities
page. And if you'd like to know the current temperature, we give you the chance to take a
sneak peek at the Madrid
weather, in a section that also shows you the current time in Spain.
Would you like to know more?
How about reading our summary of the history of Madrid?
Maybe you're worried that your stay will coincide with
holidays or fiestas
And if you need
practical or tourist information once you're in Spain's capital, you might
wish to visit one of the
tourist information offices.
If you're attending a trade fair, you may
wish to see our IFEMA
Please use the
links to the left to find out all you need to know for your visit to Madrid.
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