One of the biggest events of Toastmasters International District 107, FALL SUMMIT Madrid 2023, is coming to Madrid. The host clubs, Nova and La Salle, have organized a great event. As the hosting group, we want to give you some tips for experiencing the city of Madrid outside of the event.
To sign up for the Fall Summit, please use the following link
Meeting point for Friday night
TABERNA LA COPLA
This traditional tavern, dating back to 1912, was once an old wine cellar, preserving its decor and adorning its walls with vintage photographs of copla singers.
This is a place for wine, beer, cocktails and tapas, seated or standing
We have chosen this meeting point to welcome our colleagues, where you can collect your credential if you wish.
Friday, 3 November from 20:00
Location Jesús del Valle 1 28004 – Madrid.
How to get there? Metro Noviciado / Metro Tribunal / Metro Callao
If you come by car, the parking nearby: Garaje Pizarro «It is located 85 meters away from La Copla Taberna (please remember that this area is Madrid Central, only for cars with B label).»
You’ll get one ticket for 1 beer*+ 1 tapa for 7€. Click here
Deadline November 1st, 2023
* Beer can be exchanged for another drink and you pay the difference.
Madrid has a network of metro, tram (light rail), Cercanía trains, urban buses, and interurban buses. There are also taxi services from different companies that complement the city’s public transportation system.
How to get to the event using public transportation?
Currently, the Multi card for the Madrid metro offers a 50% discount on its packs of 10 trips, reducing the price to €6.10 for individual journeys. However, you must acquire the rechargeable card to benefit from this discount
The rechargeable card costs : 2,5€
Where can I buy it ?
You can purchase it at the automatic machines in any of the Metro stations in Madrid.
Attention: If you arrive by plane, you must purchase the «airport supplement» for €3, and it can be loaded onto your Multi card. Without this supplement, you won’t be able to access the station gates. You’ll also need to pay this supplement when re-entering the airport to catch your return flight.
If you arrive by plane, you must purchase the «airport supplement» for €3, and it can be loaded onto your Multi card. Without this supplement, you won’t be able to access the station gates. You’ll also need to pay this supplement when re-entering the airport to catch your return flight 1,5€.
The Gala Dinner will be in Hotel Bless
Location: C. de Velázquez, 62, 28001 Madrid
To reach to the Hotel Bless you can:
- Metro: Get off at Velazquez Metro station, which is approximately 450m away, about a 6-minute walk.
- Car, with parking options nearby:
Here you have some places we know and we recommend for you.
Adopt a Toasti
If you live in Madrid and would like to voluntarily exchange the Toastmasters experience by hosting a visiting Toasti, you can offer your home for the weekend here
I want to be an Adopted Toasti
If you are a visiting Toasti and would like to voluntarily exchange the Toastmasters experience, you can search for a host home by signing up here
03/11/23 - 12h
DRINK VERMOUTH – SOLD OUT
Enjoying vermouth is a quintessential way to experience Madrid, especially before lunch. It’s a very Madrilenian ritual that has not lost its charm.
Would you like to savor it with our Toasti-guide Debora?
Reserve by clicking here, and you will receive an email with the meeting point location 24 hours before the experience.
Deadline November 1st, 2023
03/11/23 - 18h
Free Tour of the MENINAS route – SOLD OUT
Starting November 01, numerous Meninas sculptures are scattered throughout the streets of Madrid.
Join a FREE TOUR led by our Toasti-guide Federico to discover, photograph, and enjoy these sculptures and the city.
Reserve by clicking here, and you will receive an email with the meeting point location 24 hours before the tour.
Deadline November 1st, 2023
We suggest :
1. CASA FIDEL €
Located in the Malasaña neighborhood, this traditional Spanish restaurant offers traditional Spanish cuisine. They have a daily menu starting from €13.40 per person (including one drink) available from Monday to Friday from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM.
2. RESTAURANTE BAZAAR €€
Located in the Chueca neighborhood, very close to the San Antón market, this restaurant offers Mediterranean cuisine with menus starting from €19.60 per person (drinks not included).
3. RESTAURANTE GINGER €€
With a very chic look and a touch of retro, located in the Las Letras neighborhood, this restaurant serves creative Mediterranean cuisine, offering a daily menu starting from €19.60 per person (drinks not included).
4. RESTAURANTE ESTEBAN €€€
Cozy traditional restaurant serving cured meats, tapas, stews, and seafood in an authentic dining room with wooden beams, located in the La Latina neighborhood, offers a daily menu from €25 per person (drinks not included).
5. RESTAURANTE NANTES €
A restaurant included in the Michelin Guide for traditional seasonal cuisine, featuring an open kitchen concept, is located in the Legazpi area, very close to the Matadero. They offer an excellent daily menu for €15 per person (including 1 drink) from Tuesday to Friday for lunch. You can choose between regular seating or high tables, but please note that they only reserve your table for 1.5 hours, so punctuality is important. This restaurant is small with limited tables, so it’s advisable to make a reservation in advance.
6. El EDEN GASTROBAR €€€
Located at the top of the Riu Plaza España Hotel, this establishment offers tapas with panoramic views.
Location: Calle del Maestro Guerrero s/n 28013 MADRID
How to get there? Metro Plaza España
Reservations: 1 access + 1 drink + 1 tapa per person, priced at €30, click here
7. SÉP7IMA COCKTAIL BAR €€
This panoramic terrace located above the Only YOU Atocha Hotel offers some of the most unique views and one of the most spectacular sunsets in the city. They have an original cocktail menu at the Sky Bar and great music to enhance the experience.. See online restaurant
Location: Paseo Infanta Isabel 13 28014 – Madrid
How to get there? Metro Atocha / Metro Estación del Arte
Reservation: 1 access + 1 cocktel per person 13€ from 18h to 00h00, click here.