Madrid is the capital of Spain, and is home to the Spanish Royal family as well as the Spanish Government. It is a modern metropolitan city and an economical and industrial center of Spain, and, with its population of nearly 3,5 million people, is also the biggest city in Spain.
Languages spoken in Madrid are: Spanish is the official language of Madrid. However, English is the one widely understood by the tourists. Catalan, Galician and Basque are frequently spoken in the relevant areas.