• Yoga in Valencia

          YOGA IN VALENCIA Mend and bend: The yoga trend in Valencia   With Valencia’s big-city hip-n-happening attitude, why isn’t the yoga industry booming? English writer Suzanne Worthington investigates.   I turned into a Bendy Wendy. Went to a few free classes, thought I’d hate it, got hooked. When I arrived in town […]

  • Frustration mounts at the Mestalla

    Valencia Football: Frustration mounts at the Mestalla The expectancy and anticipation Valencia fans had at the beginning of the season has quickly diminished and been replaced with mounting frustration as their team continues to underperform on a regular basis. After a convincing result but unconvincing effort against local rivals Levante at the end of October, […]

  • CLASSIFIEDS (HOTELS, HOSTELS, PROPERTY…)

    CLASSIFIEDS   BEAUTY & HEALTH CARE Oblivium C/ Hospital, 6 Tel: 96 392 61 59, www.centrooblivium.com Oblivium is a relaxation centre specialized in flotation therapy and situated a 4-minute walk from Plaza del Ayuntamiento.   COUNTRY GUEST HOUSE www.casaruralserenachulilla.com   CRICKET CLUB Levante CC are a new cricket club based in Valencia that have regular […]

  • SHOPPING

    SHOPPING   On the whole, the Carmen clothes shops are more alternative. The Colón stores tend to be high street names. Zona El Carmen  Aloe Vera Pl. Vicente Iborra, 3 Tel: 96 3926183 www.labotigadelaloe.es Since 2001 we have been making natural cosmetic products that are certified Aloe Vera and with the highest standards of quality. […]

  • FOOD & RESTAURANTS

    RESTAURANTS   AFRO-CUBAN Babalú C/ Manyans 17 (next to Plaza Redondo) Tel: 96 315 50 40 ¡Fiesta! An excellent restaurant-bar-club for those who love authentic Cuban food.   ARABIC Sahara (Zona Carmen) C/ del Mar, 52 Tel: 96 394 32 76 Movil: 698 579 148 www.sahararestaurante.com   ASIAN FUSION 98º Dim Sum Experience C/ Roteros, […]

  • Editorial
    Simon Campbell Interview

    Simon Campbell Tell us something about your background, travels, musical experiences and influences: I picked up a guitar aged 16 and it all started from there. In the late 1970s, while still at University in Salford, I was working non-stop as a session guitar player and started my first real band, Whitefire. In the 90s […]

  • Fallas fireworks in Valencia

    Fireworks in Valencia Valencians take their fireworks very seriously. There can’t be many places in the world where a Castillo or firework display will be angrily booed and slow hand clapped if it’s deemed to be too monotonous or, the ultimate sin in these parts, not punctuated by enough loud bangs. Pyrotechnicians are held in […]

  • Editorial
    Exclusive The Stone Roses Interview

    Exclusive The Stone Roses Interview It’s been a long, strange trip. ’24/7 Valencia’ magazine’s relationship with The Stone Roses stretches back to 1989, when resident ’24/7 Valencia’ photographer Kaiko witnessed and shot photos at their legendary gig at the Barraca club in Sueca in the Valencia region. Between 2002 and up to the present day, […]

  • Exclusive David Beckham interview

    EXCLUSIVE DAVID BECKHAM INTERVIEW It’s a long way from Leytonstone, mate. David Beckham arrived in Spain in the summer of 2003. Joining Real Madrid, the self-proclaimed ‘best team in the world’ he arrived with great expectations. Playing alongside galacticos like Ronaldo, Zidane, Figo and Raul he was hoping to learn a useful language, get a […]

  • Editorial
    Ernest Hemingway in Valencia

    HEMINGWAY IN VALENCIA The original Guiri loco, Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning writer Ernest Hemingway described Spain as “the last good country left”. His highly romantic and apologetically hedonistic template for enjoying the country has inspired generations of TEFL teachers and Erasmus students to come over, immerse themselves in the culture, live the life and […]

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