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I've lived in both of them and, although both of them are great, I prefer Madrid over Barcelona. It's a matter of personal taste. If you are just looking for nightlife, discos, etc both of them have a lot to offer with great places to go. The difference is that Barcelona is more focused to tourist with some discos in the beach which are full of tourists. ...
Not knowing what you prefer as a tourist, most tourists do prefer Barcelona over Madrid. That said, there is still a LOT to see and do in Madrid. It's the capital of Spain, after all. Check out wikivoyage to see whether Madrid will excite you.
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