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Country: Spain
  1. Spanish
  1. MAD Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport 13.4 km
Climate code: Csa warm mediterranean climate
Global city cat.: GaWC Alpha Global Cities
Population (city): 3,186,241 (2013) world: 33
Population (metro): 3,998,829 (2001)

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News, Essays & Blog Posts (3 / 8)

Happy Space
By: The Monocle   Published: 01/Jan/2019
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City dwellers pine for attractive and usable spaces; city planners are beginning to take note. We visit the places where poetic verses are daubed on streets, statues of dogs add a dose of whimsy and ‘playable pavements’ allow children to let off steam.

2018 Was the Year of Europe’s War on Cars
By: Feargus O'Sullivan at City Lab   Published: 24/Dec/2018
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From Paris to Madrid, efforts to curb the use of automobiles formed a battleground across Europe.

Spain Wants to Ban Cars in Dozens of Cities, and the Public’s on Board
By: Feargus O'Sullivan at City Lab   Published: 30/Nov/2018
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Tags: Madrid

As Madrid bans cars in the city center, the national government plans to do the same in more than 100 other places. A new survey suggests broad support across the country.

Madrid Articles (8)

Points of interest

1: Palacio Real 2: Plaza de Santa Ana 3: Plaza Mayor

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