Miró, Miró on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Don’t be fooled by this Spanish dowager’s austere veneer. Oft-overshadowed by her Gaudí-er sister Barça, this old gal ain’t the capital for nothin’. With Almodóvar-blue skies, world-class museums, swish retail, non-stop nightlife and elegant, enticing gastronomy, Madrid reigns supreme.

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