• Sports
    ANNUS HORRIBILIS

    VALENCIA FOOTBALL: ANNUS HORRIBILIS 2016 has been a horrible year for Valencia fans and at the moment the signals do not look good for any signs of improvement in 2017. The club continues to haemorrhage badly, both on and off the pitch, and decisions made at the top level continue to bamboozle and astound the […]

  • Food
    VEGETARIAN HAGGIS

    VEGETARIAN HAGGIS By Helen Westwater: La Ola Fresca Chances are that at Christmas you joyfully belt out the chorus of ‘Auld Lang Syne’ at New Year’s Eve celebrations and never have had a clue about the rest of the lyrics or the origins of the song. So getting ready for the festive season, the pen behind […]

  • Food
    RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH

    YUSO We went for lunch at this new venture of brothers and partners Willy and Jaime on Friday. Valencian resident D, myself and P on a flying visit from cold and dank London. It wasn’t quite warm enough when we arrived to sit on their ample terrace, so we took a table on one of […]

  • Nightlife
    TRADITIONAL PUBS

    BEERS & TRAVELS BAR ‘Beers & Travels Bar’ is new and set in the heart of the old town and just a stone’s throw from the legendary Torres de Serranos. This traditional pub is a logical progression from their ‘Beer & Travels’ shop in the same street, which has 350 beers to choose from and […]

  • Editorial
    El Carmen Spanish School

    El Carmen Spanish School Interview 1. Why is Spanish so important as a language in the 21st century? That’s a difficult question! Spanish, from a purely linguistic point of view, is an old language that due to the influence of diverse cultures and artistic, social and political movements has become one of the richest and […]

  • Nightlife
    CLUBLAND

    CLUBLAND VALENCIA It’s not everywhere you can enjoy a drink outside and not worry about catching a cold in the month of October, but that’s what makes Valencia so special and different. It just makes you want to go out and socialize, which is why it has so much going on with festivals, clubs and […]

  • Art
    LA CABINA FILM FESTIVAL 2016

    La Cabina Festival 2016 A different type of film The NINTH edition of Valencia’s very own film festival, ‘La Cabina Festival Internacional De Mediometrajes’ (medium-length films), will take place from the 3rd to the 13th November. The films in this year’s festival will be shown across four different venues the Filmoteca in the Plaza del […]

  • Art
    VALENCIA BOOKS

    EL DOCTOR SAX BOOKSTORE (BEAT & BOOKS) Exclusive interview with owner Gabriele 1. Tell us about your background and experiences in the world of books I studied the History of Art and while I was studying at university I started to get involved in publishing in Turin, Italy, where I grew up. But it was […]

  • Sports
    VALENCIA FOOTBALL

    PRANDELLI LOOKS TO BE A POSITIVE INFLUENCE The early feedback both on and off the pitch regarding Valencia’s newest recruit, the manager Cesare Prandelli, seems to be a positive one as Los Che look to move up the table and compete for a European spot as the season progresses. The Italian took charge of his […]

  • Food
    WILD MUSHROOM AND ROASTED CHESTNUT RISOTTO

    WILD MUSHROOM AND ROASTED CHESTNUT RISOTTO By Helen Westwater With the change of the clocks, shorter days and chilly nights…here’s a warming recipe to get the taste buds flowing using two of the latest arrivals from the seasonal kitchen, wild mushrooms and roasted chestnuts. One type of Spanish wild mushroom that you will start to […]

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