• Places
    WAYCO IS THE COWORKING MEETING POINT IN VALENCIA

    Professionals from multiple sectors and different nationalities have their perfect meeting point at Wayco, which is the largest coworking space in the city. Wayco is set in an attractive building dating from the 18th century, which was rehabilitated in the year 2000. Set on a number of floors, there are more than 100 jobs being […]

  • Food
    DINING AT BAR ALMUDIN NEAR PLAZA DE LA VIRGEN

    There’s a restaurant behind the Cathedral that was originally established in 1933 and has seen good times and bad over the years. It is now in a good phase, a great phase even. It is now proudly owned and run by Beni (José Manuel Benito), a great chef who has his fingers in quite a […]

  • Editorial
    VINYL EYE CLOTHING + DESIGN + MUSIC!

    As its slogan reads, Clothing + Design + Music = Vinyl Eye Vinyl Eye is a clothing brand for which the quality of the designs is what sets them apart. A clothing brand whose theme revolves around music, which is their leitmotif in all its variants and styles and whose exclusive designs have been developed […]

  • Music
    SERGENT GARCIA INTERVIEW

    1. Tell us about your recent experience of travelling from the port of Valencia to the Caribbean in a sailing boat. Was it for musical reasons? I have been travelling for more than 15 years to Latin America and the Caribbean to work and investigate Afro-Caribbean music. I have worked in Mexico, Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto […]

  • Places
    CHURCH OF SAN NICOLÁS

    BAROQUE TREASURES IN THE HEART OF THE CARMEN  Hidden at the end of a little passageway marked “Parroquia de San Nicolás”, about halfway down C/ Caballeros amongst the tourist trap bars and ‘authentic’ bodegas, is one of the city’s greatest art treasures. The dazzling Baroque frescoes at the Church of San Nicolás have recently been […]

  • Food
    BODEGA VALERO CELEBRATES ITS 30th ANNIVERSARY!

    30 years ago brothers Toni and Javi arrived at La Bodega Valero, a traditional bodega that sold wine and beers and was popular with the locals. They soon started to add their own personal touch to the bodega and installed a small kitchen, seating inside and a terraza outside too. There’s definitely a family feel […]

  • Art
    THE CITY OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

    So you think you know Valencia? Paella, fallas, sun, sand, football, passion, light and love. All of these fiery elements make up a place that has become known as the Mediterannean city par excellence. Part of the charm lies in the contrast between the old (the centro historico) and newish The City of Arts and […]

  • Food
    A PUDDING OF MELLOW FRUITFULNESS

    La Ola Fresca Although Britain is not well famed for its culinary heritage, it is generally accepted that we do have some fine desserts. So, this month, we indulge in puddings and “the proof of the pudding is in the eating”! A refrain which coincidentally originates from the translation of ‘Al freír de los huevos […]

  • Food
    CHILLING OUT AT CAFÉ MUSEU

    Set in a mellow corner of the historic centre, ‘Café Museu’ can rightfully claim to have a worthy history all of its own. As one of the first bohemian bars of the Barrio del Carmen, it was founded in 1972 as ‘Raco.’ It was a favourite haunt of the local Art students whose college then […]

  • Food
    A day at Escuela de Arroces y Paella Valenciana

    Regular readers of this column will know that, though I love paella Valenciana, if I want to make my own I have to do it in the privacy of my own home with no Valencianos to witness me in the act. Valencia’s seriously believe you have to be Valencian to make a decent paella – […]

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