Spain

Capital City: Madrid

Population: 46,740,721

Other Major Cities: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla, Bilbao, Málaga

Main Airport: Madrid, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Málaga, Alicante, Gran Canaria, Tenerife South, Ibiza

Language: Castilian Spanish

Currency: Euro

Did you know?

There are multiple language spoken in Spain. Sometimes incorrectly described as dialects, this is incorrect. The most commonly spoken language is Castilian— often simply referred to as “Spanish” – which is also spoken in Latin America and Equatorial Guinea. You’ll hear Catalan in Barcelona, Basque in the northeast of the country, and Galician on the Portuguese border, among other regional languages.