Practicalities for Travelling to Madrid

20 euro note Practical Information

What and where is Madrid ? What time of year is the best to visit ?
What clothes should I bring ? Do I need a travel visa ?
When do the banks and shops open ? How can I use my laptop computer ?
Can I safely drink the water ? What local laws should I be aware of ?
Any tips for buying a property in Spain ? What's the food like ?

Please use the following links to find out all you need to know for your visit to Madrid.