Madrid

by Mike "Raul" McNicholas

Madrid

The capital of Spain located in the center of the country.

Weather

  • spring- mild, wet, cloudy

  • summer- hot, rainy

  • fall- mild dry

  • winter- cold wet

  • originally called mayrit, founded by emir Muhammad

  • May 2, 1808, was when the war started for independence

  • The present location of Madrid, was established by the king Alfonso I in 1083

Geography

The Sierra de Guadarrama surround the city, while the Lozoya River runs through it.