Satellite image of downtown Madrid. Madrid, the capital city of Spain is visible in this SPOT image. If we take a look at the city centre we can see the main artery Paseo de la Castellana. At the southern end we can see the Parque del Retiro and at the northern the Santiago Bernabau Stadium. To the west of the city centre we can see the Royal Palace and the cathedral Our Lady of the Almudena.