• Music
    FROM LOCAL LAD TO ETERNAL LEGEND…. NINO BRAVO

    The Festival Nino Bravo in Aielo de Malferit is just one of more than 20 such festivals and conventions all over the Spanish speaking world. The small town near Onteniente and the birth place of this unique big voiced singer will be teeming with hardcore fans from as far away as Chile and Australia all […]

  • Food
    ORANGES FROM VALENCIA

    For many northern Europeans, the first time you hear the name Valencia it is in connection with oranges. For well over a century, sweet oranges and mandarins have arrived from Valencia, traditionally bringing a bit of exotic sunshine to the dark northern winter. Oranges play an important role in the history and economics of the […]

  • Food
    Valencia Wines

    Wines from the Valencian community Since I last wrote about the wines of Valencia, the market has consolidated well and the rest of the world is beginning to hear about Valencian wines and appreciate them! There are five separate Denominations of Origin covering the Valencian Community and this article looks at each of them, how […]

  • Sports
    DAVIS CUP TENNIS RETURNING TO VALENCIA

    A top class tennis competition returns to Valencia for the first time in several years in April, after the city received news on February 19th that their bid to host the 2018 Davis Cup Quarter Final between Spain and Germany had been successful. Bids for the match to the RFET (Real Federacion Espanola de Tenis) […]

  • Food
    Volare Restaurant by the Torres de Serrano

    On a brisk Wednesday evening, a couple of the ‘24/7 Valencia’ team breezed down the winding streets of the historic centre to the now well-established ‘Volare’ restaurant. It was nice and warm inside, a respite from the chilly weather outside. Just a stone’s throw from the famous Torres de Serrano, this restaurant is run by […]

  • Music
    VIVA TIRADO INTERVIEW…RODANDO CALLES

    1. How did Viva Tirado begin? We are a Valencia based band. The heart and soul of Viva Tirado is Nacho Pereda and myself, Noelia Sayas. Between us we run & direct everything concerned with the band. On an artistic level, I write the songs and Nacho deals with the arrangements and production. We’ve been […]

  • Places
    Bioparc Valencia a New Generation Zoo

    Built as part of the Cabacera park development at the Mislata end of the Turia river bed, the Bioparc opened in 2008. It is a new-generation zoo where the idea was to move away completely from the bad old days of the Viveros, embracing the philosophy of “zoo-immersion” in line with other developments around the […]

  • Music
    SOLEDAD VELEZ…DANCE AND HUNT

    1. Can you tell us something about your background and musical influences? I’m always listening to so much music and it has always been like that for as long as I can remember. It’s difficult for me to talk specifically about bands or solo artists. I don’t think I have been influenced by any specific […]

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