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How to buy a prepaid SIM card in Madrid

Buying a prepaid SIM card is the best way to get internet connection during your holiday in Madrid. Wi-Fi is common in Spain and you’ll usually find it in hotels and rental properties, as well as many coffee shops and restaurants.

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My 9 best Madrid travel tips

Have a look at my 9 best Madrid travel tips. Are you preparing for your first trip to the Madrid? Here’s my beginner’s guide to the city, complete with advice on essential things to do (and not to do), and a few pointers on where to eat and sleep.

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When is the best time to visit Madrid?

When is the best time to visit Madrid? It’s a buzzing city all year round, but the rhythm and activities vary from one season to another. It is an appealing destination with something interesting going on no matter when you go.

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First time in Madrid?

If this is your first time in Madrid, your first question should be “what should I not to miss when I get there?” By following the list of top things to visit below, you’re guaranteed a great time in the city, full of unforgettable sights and monuments.

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The ultimate Madrid travel planning guide

Your first step should be create a Madrid travel planning guide. I’m aware that the best part of planning a trip is creating a collection of beautiful images of your destination, but you should definitely gather as much information as possible and start trying to figure out the basics of your trip.

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Travel essentials to pack for your trip to Madrid

What are the must-have travel essentials that you should prepare and pack for your trip to Madrid? What you do before you go on vacation can help make your trip hassle free and your return home a little more relaxing.

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Deciding your time in Madrid

Planning your time in Madrid should be one of your first priorities once you have decided your destination. To travel smartly, your first decision must be determining how many days you should spend in Madrid, especially if you are a first-time visitor.

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Advice on street safety in Madrid

Contrary to other big cities, safety in Madrid is relatively high. You will rarely have any problem in the areas most people visit.

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What’s the best travel insurance for Madrid?

Choosing the best travel insurance is one of the most important things you’ll need for your trip. Would you have a car without car insurance? Would you be at home without home insurance? Obviously not, that’s why and you can’t organize a trip without travel insurance.

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How is the weather? Madrid has a great climate

In terms of weather, Madrid enjoys an amazing climate. Spring and fall are the best time of the year to spend your holidays in Spain. During both seasons you’ll find extremely sunny days along with fantastic temperatures.

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