Madrid is one of Europe’s most intoxicating cities: a capital with an astoundingly colourful array of art, restaurants, parks and shops. The city is surprisingly walkable, too, making it easy to take in the sights on foot. Wondering what to do in Madrid on your trip? Start at a museum, taking in the some of the world’s most famous paintings, then feast on seafood and Spanish wine at a lively market or food hall. Spend some time soaking up the sun with the locals in one of the city’s many green spaces; then do a little shopping at an eclectic boutique or two. And don’t forget an evening cocktail in one of Madrid’s myriad quirky bars.