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On the border between the Centro and Chamberí districts of Madrid, Bilbao station lies beneath the Glorieta de Bilbao, a famous star-shaped roundabout that divides some of the most important main streets. One of these streets is Madrid’s famous Calle de Fuencarral, one of the longest and most impressive streets for shopping, where you’re always guaranteed to find something unique. Take a visit to Café Comercial, one of the city’s oldest cafés where generations of Spanish writers and thinkers have whiled away the hours. In the evening, head south to Malasaña to experience the best of Madrid’s nightlife. Partygoers might like to stay in some of the hostels or apartments that line Fuencarral, or try nearby Conde Duque for a spot more luxury.