Use our "Madrid A to Z" to find quick and ready explanations for the more baffling terms and placenames in Madrid!
Popular nightlife district and street in the center of Madrid.
The principal river that runs through the center of Madrid. Truth be known its actually little more than a stream!
Upmarket Spanish fashion clothing stores.
Eastern neighbourhood of Madrid and location of the biggest inter regional bus station of the same name.
The Madrid subway / underground system.
Iconic 19th century building at the entrance to Gran Via.
Central neighbourhood in Madrid also home to the incumbent Spanish Presidents residence.
Montadito / Montado
An elaborate tapa where the ingredients are "mounted" one on top of the other.
Large city to the south of Madrid that now forms part of Madrid.
Spanish for MUSEUM.