Yearly Archives: 2016

Corral de la Morería hires David García to head its kitchen

David García has joined Corral de la Morería as Head Chef. After training in Martín Berasategui’s prestigious kitchen, in 2014 he earned a Michelin star as Head Chef at the Álbora restaurant in Madrid, after just two years with the establishment. Corral de la Morería will have two gastronomic spaces where García’s new creations will… Read more »

The Eurostars Suites Mirasierra Hotel holds a grand re-opening event

Last June the Eurostars Suites Mirasierra Hotel held a re-opening celebration; the hotel recently became part of the Eurostars Hotels portfolio. The event, presided over by Infrastructure Minister Ana Pastor, drew nearly 800 people from the political, economic and business arenas, in addition to a large number of representatives from the tourism sector. A jazz… Read more »

A new icon in the heart of Madrid: hotel Tótem

A new icon in the heart of Madrid: TŌTEM has opened its doors in June 2016. TŌTEM will become a focal point for the Barrio de Salamanca – home to Madrid’s best boutiques, trendiest restaurants and most buzzing bars. TŌTEM’s restaurant will be the place to eat, the bar a destination in itself, the 64… Read more »

Madrid hosts M&I Forum Europe Summer 2016

Following the bid presented by Madrid Convention Bureau, attached to Madrid Destino’s Tourism Department (Madrid City Council), the Spanish capital has been chosen to host M&I Forum Europe Summer 2016, the leading forum of the MICE tourism destination sector organised by the British-based company Worldwide Events. As from 28 June until 2 July, this event… Read more »

Events in June

Among the nearly forty events for which MCB provided some sort of logistical or media support in the past two months, of particular note was the welcome reception held for the 25th National Law and Health Congress on 8 June in the Royal Hall at Casa de la Panadería, as well as MCB’s collaboration in… Read more »

Madrid’s flight connections

Cathay Pacific Airways launched a new direct route between Madrid and Hong Kong on 2 June, offering four flights a week. A Boeing B777-300ER is used for the flight, which operates out of the Spanish capital on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. “One of our objectives is to turn this airport into a very efficient… Read more »

Madrid is Bollywood, from 23 to 26 June

From 23 to 26 June, Madrid hosted the annual International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards ceremony, celebrating the event alongside the entire Bollywood film industry. The city played a role in an international show that went beyond handing out film awards, encompassing the world of music, fashion and culture and helping to strengthen the ties… Read more »