Madrid, the golden metropolis, capital city of Spain, is full of energy. Here, you will find the Triangle of Art with the remarkable Prado, Thyssen, and Reina Sofía museums. Learn about Spanish cuisine at the typical taverns and avant-garde restaurants showcasing the recent gastronomic revolution. Discover Spanish architecture, from medieval mansions and royal palaces to the unimagined angles of Spanish contemporary architecture, from the sober brickwork and slate spires of Madrid baroque to the extravagant confections of the Belle Époque. This city really knows how to live!