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Historical Background - Madrid Spain

Madrid boasts of great cultural and historical background that makes it a favorable tourist destination. The origin of this grand metropolis is traced back from the times of Arab Emir Mohamed I (852-886). Since then, Madrid has witnessed the rule of various empires and even dictatorship, which is outlined in different ages namely :

  • Muslim Madrid (9th - 11th centuries).
  • Early Christians (11th - 16th centuries).
  • The Spanish Golden Age (late 16th - 17th centuries).
  • Bourbon Expansion (18th - early 19th centuries).
  • Instability, Civil War & Dictatorship (19th century - 1975).
  • Modern Madrid (1975-till now).
With a rich historical treasure, there is lot to know about Madrid. The affluence of its history can be experienced more lively by visiting this place.

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