Traveler Agenda (June 1, 2 and 3)


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EVENING OVER MADRID. SkyZoo Sunsets returns to the Hotel Indigo Madrid Gran Vía (Calle de Silva 6). Every Saturday until September 29, between 7:00 p.m. and 2:00 a.m., the hotel will turn its 11th floor into an oasis of electronic music.

You can live some magical sunsets with extraordinary views watered by the offer of cocktails and gastronomy proposed by the Hotel Indigo.

DJ King aka Sampleking will be in charge of putting music to the night with rhythms that go from the D eep House to the Deep Tech, passing through the House Lounge and classics to temporals of the history of electronic music.

Close your eyes, because the noise of the city feels far, far away, when you are watching Cosmopolitan sunset at hand.

Terraza del Hotel Indigo Gran Vía

Terrace of the Hotel Indigo Gran Vía © Hotel Indigo Madrid Gran Vía

TRAVELER MEETING. You want to travel and you have no one with. Trying to help you solve that problem that you often encounter is what they propose in The Invisible City (Calle Costanilla de los Ángeles, 7), a coffee of those in which you would stay to live and, at the same time, a bookstore in which everything revolves around the world of travel.

This Friday at 8:00 p.m. they celebrate their first event to look for travel companions. "As many people had moved us who wanted to meet people who would like to travel, we decided to meet on Friday afternoon to have a drink, " Ana González, owner and manager of the Invisible City, explains to

It will be an informal encounter, washed down with beer, wine or, why not, some of its juices, smoothies or smoothies. If you're hungry, don't leave without trying their three-chocolate cake.

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IN THE TABLE. Coinciding with the international exhibition of La Cocina de Picasso at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona, chef Marc Gascons has created a special menu inspired by the artist.

Its proposal based, among others, on grilled lobster, sweet bacon or sardine marinated with virgin olive oil is served at the tables of the Informal restaurant, located in The Serras Hotel, a building that, casualties of life, housed the Picasso's first study in Barcelona.

Available from Monday to Sunday both at noon and at night, the menu can be tasted until September 30 for 49 euros (includes pairing).

Agenda Traveler (1, 2 y 3 de junio)

Sardine marinated with virgin olive oil, ajoblanco and cherries © Informal Barcelona (Facebook)

FORMENTERA JAZZ FESTIVAL. From May 31 until June 3, the paradisiacal Balearic island of Formentera dances to the rhythm of jazz, in a festival full of unique proposals.

For the fourth consecutive year, local, national and international artists will offer concerts, DJ sessions, jam sessions and a percussion workshop focused on children in four days.

Following its lively line focused on jazz fusion, this edition will receive on stage artists like Jorge and Jesús Pardo (ElectroDjinn), Pere Navarro, Okou, Irene Atienza, Midi Jazz Club, Dj Panko and Dj Professor Angel Dust.

To aim on the agenda:

May 31: Opening party at the Blue Bar (21.30 hours).

June 1: Pere Navarro Quartet performance (9.30 pm); Okou (23.00) and DJ Panko (00.30).

June 2: Irene Atienza (21.30), Jorge and Jesús Pardo (23.00), Midi Jazz Club (00.30) and Professor Angel Dust (02.00).

June 3: The festival ends with a Jam Session by Chez Gerdi.

Actuación de la edición pasada del Formentera Jazz Festival

In 2017, it looked so good © Formentera Jazz Festival

THURSDAY AFTERWORK. Every Thursday until June 14, enjoy Tanqueraytapas, at the Cafrune restaurant in Madrid (Calle del Barquillo 20).

Between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., you can taste three new varieties of this gin, with three exclusive tapas and three music sessions .

Agenda Traveler (1, 2 y 3 de junio)

Tanqueraytapas © Cafrune

BETWEEN VERSES. On June 2 and 3 he returns to Matadero Madrid, the contemporary poetic creation festival POETAS.

Organized by Arrebato Libros and Matadero Madrid, this event brings together poets, musicians, performers, plastic artists, writers, photographers and publishers.

The festival will feature the presence of international artists such as Joan La Barbara or Anne Waldman. Antonio Gamoneda, Mercedes Cebrián, Héctor Arnau or Marc Vilanova appear on the national level.

Agenda Traveler (1, 2 y 3 de junio)

POETAS Festival 2017 © Matadero Madrid

MADRID AS YOU DIDN'T KNOW. To discover those corners full of charm that often go unnoticed, the Madrid City Council launches the 'Mira Madrid' program.

Through guided tours and different free activities, next Saturday, June 2 you will be able to know 12 of the treasures that Madrid hides: the Moncloa Lighthouse, the Royal Tapestry Factory, Islamic Madrid (Hamman Al Andalus and Casa Árabe), Medialab Prado, the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Tirso de Molina Market, the Museum of Romanticism, Other Manzanares (Ribera del Río Manzanares, Huerta de la Partida and Bosque del Molinero), Quinta de los Molinos, the Student Residence, the Rose Garden of the Park of the West and the Silo of Hortaleza.

Espectadores en una sala de cine

Spectators in a movie theater © Unsplash

APPOINTMENT WITH THE CINEMA. JamesonNotodofilmfest Weekend returns on June 1, 2 and 3 with projections, meetings, professional talks and more than 100 hours of activities that will revolve around the film industry.

Long screenings, series marathons, short sessions, meetings, professional tutorials … will occupy during this weekend spaces such as the Cineteca, the Borau Room and the Azcon Room. You'll have to juggle to not miss anything. Help? Yes, of course: the complete program.

A FAMILY PLAN. From June 4 to 10, the VI Puppet Festival and Imaginary Movement will take place . Where to go? To Binéfar in Huesca.

Live shows, exhibitions, concerts, street performances, cinema and informative activities make up a program designed to spend a few days with the family.

Tirititeros de Binéfar

Binéfar puppeteers © Imaginaria

IN THE NETWORKS. @Franmart is a photographer who, by the hand (or paw) of his dog, travels the world. They star in the snapshots of an account in which nature also has a great weight. This Spanish, who lives in Scotland, is a clear example that it is possible to share your passion and adventurous soul with your most faithful friend.

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