• Editorial
    MY RUZAFA (ONE OF VALENCIA’S HIPPEST BARRIOS)

    ##Ruzafa or Russafa (Valenciano) means something similar to “scented garden” in Arabic. The Valencian barrio is known for being an upbeat and progressive area and home to many artists, local families and immigrants. Located on the southern side of the city, historically, it used to be seen as somewhat apart from the centre of action […]

  • Art
    CONVENT CARMEN IN VALENCIA!

    ##24/7 Valencia: Could you tell us more about Convent Carmen? Convent Carmen: “For more than 400 years, what is now Convent Carmen was a place that was inaccessible to the public. Now, the old convent of San José and Santa Teresa has been transformed into a cultural leisure centre and a gastronomic market and will […]

  • Editorial
    VALENCIA MUSIC WITH ‘JUNE’S KALEIDOSCOPE’

    ##Tell us something about your musical background and influences…I grew up as a classically trained pianist, starting to have piano lessons at the age of six. Then I entered my first Conservatory and finished my degree almost fourteen years after. Those years gave me the music foundations to compose my own music, especially ‘Impressionism in […]

  • Art
    LA FABRICA DE HIELO IN CABANYAL BY THE BEACH

    “La Fábrica de Hielo easily claimed its name as one of our new favourite “chill-out” spots. This artistic and diverse space hides in the barrio of ‘El Cabanyal’, just next to the beach. Revamped from an abandoned ice factory; on the inside there is natural light that pours from the ceilings to illuminate a playful, […]

  • Editorial
    PETER ROCK RESTAURANTE (ROCK’N’ROLL) IN THE HISTORIC CENTRE

    ##Peter Rock is an original concept of pioneering rock restaurant bar in Valencia. It has a cool & friendly vibe that recreates images of legendary rock stars and musical instruments… creating a warm and pleasant atmosphere to enjoy memorable moments with friends or family. They have set a trend, given that all of their dishes […]

  • Music
    ‘FUNKADELIA’ IN VALENCIA… (GREAT MUSIC AND TAPAS TOO!)

    ##What is the philosophy of Funkadelia? Our philosophy at ‘Funkadelia’ is for people to come to the bar to relax, talk, meet new people & listen or dance to the music.  We like to play a mixture of 60s/70s/80s Soul, Funk, Jazz, Funk-Jazz, Disco, Boogie, Reggae, Afro-Funk & Blues.  Also we appreciate the soulful, jazzier […]

  • History
    AMY WINEHOUSE…THE VALENCIA CONNECTION

     “SWEET REUNION …SPAIN”  Based near Javea in the Valencia Community, ‘Francisco Bros’ guitars take about 2 months to make, using the finest materials from around the world. These family artisans work step-by-step taking care of even the smallest details, as their grandparents taught them more than 60 years ago. All of this to achieve 100% […]

  • Music
    NEW ALBUM OUT BY ‘TARIQ’… EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH ANDRÉS BELMONTE

    ##24/7 Valencia: Andrés, can you take us through your album ‘Tariq’? Andres Belmonte: My trip starts in Valencia, arrives in Cairo via Istanbul and then rests in Valencia once again. On this ‘Tariq’ road appears ‘El Henna’ & ‘Hobbi’, which are compositions by Mohamed Abdel Wahab, a colossus of the golden age of Egyptian music […]

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