Cadiz is a Spanish city, capital of the Cadiz province, in Andalusia. It is the southernmost capital in the Iberian Peninsula. The population is 130,000, but it is the center of a metropolitan area, the Bay of Cadiz, with more than 500,000 people. Cadiz is known for its attractive beaches where many nautical sports can be practiced. This is possible thanks to the excellent climate all year round.