Living in Spain is one of those things that anyone should do at least once in their life, and if you do it while studying and in the country’s capital, it is an unbeatable opportunity.
In the following blog we will give you some of the reasons why we think that studying in the city of Madrid will be one of the best experiences of your life and you can decide for yourself if it is really worth it.
If you are a lover of big cities, full of life both day and night, with lots to do and where you will never get bored, Madrid is exactly the city you are looking for, in Barbieri we recommend you to look for your new home in one of the neighbourhoods where we own properties. Why? Because of what we have explained in the previous blog: https://barbieri.es/los-mejores-barrios-de-madrid/
The main advantages are:
If you come to study in Spain you will probably want to visit and get to know as much as you can of the country and probably of Europe as well.
Madrid is the most central city in Spain. From here you can travel to any other city in Spain. By plane, bus, train or car, you will be able to visit any part of the country without spending too much time and money on travelling.
Where you can relive the history of the city, visiting the Madrid de los Austrias, the Royal Palace or the Barrio de las Letras.
You will also have dozens of museums and thousands of works of art to see: enjoy the Prado Museum, the Reina Sofía or the Science Museum among others, musical shows, theatres… in any of the concert halls of Gran Vía.
And also enjoy its great gastronomic variety, thanks to the thousands of restaurants of any type of food that the city has to offer.
Being the capital city this city has a great educational offer. You can choose between 7 public universities and almost 20 private ones.
Madrid’s nightlife is also very varied and plentiful.
This makes the Spanish capital one of the favourite destinations for young people all over the world. You can choose between the restaurants/discotheques in the centre, the bars of Ponzano or dozens of large and small discos that stay open all night. In Madrid, the city that never sleeps, the options are endless.
If you are looking to study abroad, Madrid is a great option as there is no better way to immerse yourself in the Spanish language. You will be able to immerse yourself in the heart of the city of Madrid, which will probably give you the boost you need to learn or perfect the language.
Sport in Madrid:
You can enjoy everything from hockey and basketball to handball and athletics.
All the universities have world-class facilities, so if you are a sports fan and want to keep fit during your studies, Madrid is an excellent choice.
It goes without saying that it is the home city of Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid, two of Europe’s biggest teams.
Typical climate of Madrid:
It allows you to enjoy and be able to live outdoors all year round, even if it gets cold at night in winter, Madrid’s climate is perfect if you like sunny weather.